Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 22. Low-Moderate.
Friday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day, tending S/SW in the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds SE/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Light winds.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||3||21||5%||< 1mm||Slight||NNW 2||73||WNW 2||45|
||3||18||5%||< 1mm||Moderate||N 15||81||N 16||49|
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