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Central Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west in the morning. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light early in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1400 metres. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 11.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 3 and 8.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 3 and 8.

Issued Wed 06:25 EST

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
05:20 EST
WNW 6 9 4.4 3.4 3.0 93 1 0.6 -
05:20 EST
NW 9 11 2.7 2.7 0.2 100 1 0.0 1022.5
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13:31 EST

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