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West & Sth Coast Weather

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Tue 05:00 EST
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West & Sth Coast Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of severe frost about higher ground early this morning. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers. Snowfalls, lowering to 200 metres late this evening. The chance of a thunderstorm late this afternoon and evening. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the morning then turning W 30 to 45 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 9.

  • 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 Tue 05:40 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 %
Clearing shower
5 9 60% < 1mm Slight WNW 14 82 WNW 20 70
Frost then sunny
-2 10 20% < 1mm Severe WNW 4 87 WSW 4 58
Mostly cloudy
0 9 80% < 1mm High ESE 14 85 WSW 17 70
Frost then sunny
0 10 20% < 1mm High E 5 84 SW 6 67
Mostly cloudy
0 9 60% < 1mm High NNW 12 100 W 14 76
Possible shower
2 11 80% 1-5mm Moderate ENE 1 97 WSW 5 67
Mostly cloudy
3 13 60% - Moderate NNW 5 76 WSW 5 53
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