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Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, becoming less likely later tonight. Areas of haze. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of haze. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h. High.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming W/NW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1200 metres in the morning. Winds W 25 to 30 km/h turning SW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.

Issued Sat 16:25 EDT

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
20:40 EDT
W 13 17 13.0 9.3 11.8 78 2 0.2 -
20:40 EDT
WNW 20 28 12.1 7.8 10.0 75 2 0.0 1005.9
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