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Thu 10:42 EST
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of snow showers in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Possible hail in the west this morning. Winds W/SW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 1 and 6.

  • Friday Cloudy. Patches of frost in the early morning. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h tending W/SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning, and W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the afternoon.

Issued Thu 05:41 EST

Central 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 %
Clearing shower
1 6 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 14 98 W 13 69
Possible shower
1 7 50% 1-5mm High W 21 81 W 17 78
Clearing shower
0 5 80% < 1mm High W 21 97 WSW 23 73
Possible shower
2 9 60% - Moderate W 23 100 W 19 67
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