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Fri 21:35 EDT
Current Warnings

Central Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres. Possible hail later this evening. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Possible hail. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Low-Moderate.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Patches of frost in the early morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds S/SW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the north. Winds S/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h.

Issued Fri 16:25 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 %
Late shower
2 15 90% 1-5mm Moderate NNW 8 67 NNW 12 52
Late shower
2 15 60% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Late shower
0 12 70% 1-5mm High NNW 22 89 NNW 27 82
Late shower
2 17 80% - Moderate - - - -
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