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Central Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 9.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Patches of frost in the early morning. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Monday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Patches of morning frost. Light winds.

Issued Sat 05:41 EST

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 %
2 8 70% < 1mm Moderate WNW 14 90 WSW 13 72
Clearing shower
1 7 20% < 1mm High W 18 100 WSW 18 89
0 7 60% 1-5mm High WNW 19 91 W 23 75
Possible shower
2 9 60% - Moderate W 19 90 WSW 20 74
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