Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of a thunderstorm in the east early this evening. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the east in the late afternoon and evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds. Low-Moderate.
Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.
Central Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||22||20%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 5||80||SW 10||37|
||5||21||70%||1-5mm||Nil||SW 10||70||WNW 12||39|
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