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Central Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north later tonight. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 20. Low-Moderate.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light early in the morning then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west, near zero chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 05:40 EDT

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 %
Showers
11 14 90% 1-5mm Nil W 23 84 WNW 28 61
Possible shower
9 14 80% - Nil - - - -
Possible shower
11 14 70% 1-5mm Nil W 33 80 W 38 58
Possible shower
10 16 90% - Nil - - - -
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