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Thu 21:42 EDT
Current Warnings

Central Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of snow showers in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres, retreating to the higher peaks early in the morning. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h. Low-Moderate.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning and afternoon. Light winds.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 16:25 EDT

Central Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
3 16 80% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 14 76 W 17 51
Possible shower
1 14 10% 1-5mm High - - - -
Mostly sunny
1 16 50% < 1mm Moderate WNW 22 69 WNW 25 47
Possible shower
3 16 70% - Moderate - - - -
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