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Thu 10:24 EST
Current Warnings

Central Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. High chance of rain, most likely this evening. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. High chance of rain in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the morning. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Very high chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1400 metres. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h during the morning then turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 700 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W during the day.

Issued Wed 19:40 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 %
Possible shower
-1 6 70% 1-5mm High W 2 88 WSW 3 73
Possible shower
0 5 80% < 1mm High - - - -
Rain and snow
-4 5 80% < 1mm Severe WSW 10 94 SW 13 78
Possible shower
-1 7 50% - Severe - - - -
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