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Thu 05:17 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • 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.

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 %
Clearing shower
10 17 50% < 1mm Nil NW 15 78 WNW 15 68
Possible shower
11 17 20% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
9 18 20% < 1mm Nil NW 27 81 WNW 24 58
Late shower
12 20 10% - Nil - - - -
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