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Central Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 15. Low-Moderate.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and early afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SW early in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Friday Cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the south. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the north in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Patches of morning frost in the west. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the north in the evening. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Wed 05:40 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 %
Possible shower
2 11 60% < 1mm Moderate SW 8 75 WSW 8 51
Showers easing
2 10 80% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Rain and snow
-1 9 60% < 1mm High SW 26 88 SW 20 68
Clearing shower
3 12 60% - Moderate - - - -
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