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Central Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the early morning. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Low-Moderate.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h turning W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

Issued Fri 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 %
Showers easing
5 17 40% < 1mm Slight W 9 84 WNW 11 53
Clearing shower
4 17 50% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Late shower
2 18 40% < 1mm Moderate W 18 76 WNW 18 49
Clearing shower
5 19 50% - Slight - - - -
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