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West & Sth Coast Weather

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Mon 16:05 EST
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West & Sth Coast Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Possible hail. Areas of severe frost late tonight. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of severe frost in the early morning. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers or snow. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Gusty winds and possible hail. Heavy falls exceeding 50 mm possible near the coast. Winds W/NW 35 to 50 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers or snow, with possible hail. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning, with possible hail. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Mon 16:25 EST

West & Sth Coast Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Showers easing
6 8 50% < 1mm Nil SW 23 83 WNW 25 76
Cloudy
2 9 40% < 1mm Moderate WSW 10 86 WSW 9 69
Possible shower
2 9 60% < 1mm Moderate SSW 21 90 SSW 22 75
Possible shower
3 9 10% 1-5mm Moderate SSW 10 89 SW 9 73
Possible shower
2 8 50% < 1mm Moderate WSW 16 100 WNW 18 81
Possible shower
5 11 50% < 1mm Slight SSW 5 84 SSW 7 72
Possible shower
4 10 50% - Slight WSW 9 83 WSW 8 71
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