Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere, falling as snow above 1100 metres. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 10.
Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Patches of frost in the early morning. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.
Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 700 metres. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h during the morning then shifting SW 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.
Friday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. High (80%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 700 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then increasing to 35 to 55 km/h during the day.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||2||7||90%||10-20mm||Moderate||NNW 20||94||NNW 25||78|
||2||7||70%||10-20mm||Moderate||NNW 31||100||NNW 30||88|
|Windy with rain
||1||4||90%||10-20mm||High||NNW 29||100||NNW 34||87|
||2||9||90%||-||Moderate||NNW 30||88||NW 32||79|
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