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Central Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a light shower in the north early this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending N/NE in the late evening.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Rain heavy at times in the north in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north in the morning. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h tending NW 35 to 45 km/h in the middle of the day then tending NW/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the late afternoon. Low-Moderate.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the late evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Winds NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Wed 16:25 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 %
Wind and rain increasing
7 16 90% 10-20mm Nil NNE 24 81 NNW 26 68
Windy with rain
7 15 90% - Nil - - - -
Windy with rain
4 14 90% 10-20mm Slight NNE 38 97 NNW 40 82
Windy with rain
8 17 90% - Nil - - - -
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