Monday Cloudy. Areas of frost early this morning, mainly in the east. Very high (95%) chance of showers or snow, most likely late this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the W later tonight with gusty winds and possible hail. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the late afternoon then turning W 40 to 50 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 3 and 8. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].
Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the morning. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the middle of the day then turning NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||0||6||90%||5-10mm||High||W 11||86||WNW 18||82|
||-4||3||90%||1-5mm||Severe||WSW 24||88||W 28||82|
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