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West & Sth Coast Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High chance of showers. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 21.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely at night. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 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 Mon 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 %
Showers
10 14 60% < 1mm Nil NW 28 85 NNW 32 76
Mostly sunny
5 18 30% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Mostly sunny
2 9 20% < 1mm Moderate NNE 25 86 NNW 25 80
Mostly sunny
8 17 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Late shower
6 14 50% < 1mm Nil NNW 18 94 NW 19 77
Mostly sunny
8 17 60% < 1mm Nil NNE 10 86 WNW 16 75
Late shower
6 14 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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