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Wed 05:01 EST
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West & Sth Coast Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 600 metres. Thunderstorms later tonight. Possible hail this evening. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 40 to 60 km/h in the morning then turning W 35 to 55 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 8 and 12.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, falling as snow above 300 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h in the morning.

  • Friday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost about higher ground. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning NW during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the day.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 600 metres. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

Issued Wed 05:41 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 %
Windy with showers
6 11 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 51 78 WNW 62 81
Frost then sunny
2 9 80% 5-10mm Moderate W 16 79 WNW 22 69
Rain
3 8 90% 10-20mm Moderate NW 30 88 NW 31 85
Showers increasing
2 10 10% 10-20mm Moderate NW 12 89 NW 21 82
Late shower
2 8 90% 5-10mm Moderate WNW 24 93 WNW 36 88
Showers increasing
4 11 90% 10-20mm Slight WNW 16 86 NW 29 76
Late shower
4 11 90% - Slight WNW 14 74 WNW 23 67
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