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West & Sth Coast Weather

Mon 22:00 EST
Current Warnings

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

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
4 9 90% 10-20mm Slight WNW 62 82 W 60 84
Late shower
-1 8 90% 10-20mm Severe WNW 26 82 WNW 31 74
1 7 90% 20-40mm High NW 32 89 WNW 41 86
Heavy showers
1 8 50% 20-40mm High NW 24 87 WNW 31 82
0 7 90% 10-20mm High WNW 36 97 NW 41 90
Heavy showers
3 10 90% 10-20mm Moderate WNW 30 89 WNW 38 83
2 11 90% - Moderate WNW 27 75 WNW 33 67
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