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Tue 04:48 EST
Current Warnings

Central Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. High (70%) chance of rain in the afternoon and evening. Light winds.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the early morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Friday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning. Patches of morning frost in the east. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning.

Issued Tue 16:25 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 10 90% 1-5mm Severe N 10 77 N 14 64
Late shower
-1 9 70% 1-5mm Severe NNW 19 78 NW 18 77
-4 6 90% 1-5mm Severe N 21 92 NNW 24 76
Frost then sunny
-1 11 90% - Severe NNW 18 76 NW 19 69
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