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Central Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower this morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 15 and 20. Low-Moderate.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the evening.

  • Monday Mostly sunny. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west in the evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Light winds becoming N/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds N 25 to 40 km/h turning W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

Issued Sat 05:40 EDT

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
11:30 EDT
WNW 15 24 12.2 7.1 10.6 71 2 0.0 -
11:30 EDT
SSW 19 26 14.1 3.6 12.6 49 6 0.0 1015.2
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