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West & Sth Coast Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 16.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the early morning, falling as snow above 1100 metres. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W 25 to 40 km/h before dawn then decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the far south in the evening. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 16.

Issued Tue 19:40 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 %
Possible shower
11 14 80% 5-10mm Nil WNW 29 87 NW 41 81
Mostly sunny
9 20 80% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
6 8 90% 5-10mm Nil N 24 99 NW 25 96
Showers
11 16 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
10 14 80% 5-10mm Nil NW 20 99 NW 25 88
Showers
12 16 80% 5-10mm Nil NW 10 93 NW 20 82
Possible shower
10 14 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
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