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Central Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain. Isolated thunderstorms at first this morning and again this evening. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 25 to 35 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 11 and 16.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon then tending W 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 12.

  • Monday Cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 4 and 10.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west, most likely in the morning. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. The chance of morning fog in the west. Areas of morning frost. High chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 11.

Issued Fri 19:40 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 %
Snow tending to rain
-1 7 90% 5-10mm High WNW 9 84 WNW 18 75
Showers
1 8 50% 5-10mm High - - - -
Snow tending to rain
-2 7 80% 1-5mm Severe W 21 92 W 28 84
Showers
2 9 90% - Moderate - - - -
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