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Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the east. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds SE/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 4 and 9.

  • Tuesday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the north, slight chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 11.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. Snow possible above 1400 metres. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 11.

Issued Sun 19:40 EST

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 %
Thunderstorms
1 10 90% 5-10mm Moderate NW 6 89 NW 11 74
Showers
1 9 90% 5-10mm High - - - -
Late shower
-1 8 80% 1-5mm High NW 11 100 NW 19 87
Showers
-1 11 90% 5-10mm Severe - - - -
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