East Coast Weather
East Coast Forecast
Wednesday Mostly sunny day. Areas of frost this morning, mainly about higher ground. Areas of morning fog in the north. Medium (50%) chance of showers this evening. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day then turning W 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 14.
Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 400 metres. Possible hail in the south in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h.
Friday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h turning NW during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the evening.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the morning. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
East Coast Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||6||15||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 25||63||WSW 25||46|
||2||14||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 18||72||WSW 18||47|
||6||14||50%||< 1mm||Nil||WSW 25||63||WSW 26||47|
||2||9||50%||< 1mm||Moderate||W 17||82||WSW 19||60|
||4||12||30%||< 1mm||Slight||WSW 27||88||WSW 29||54|
||4||14||50%||< 1mm||Slight||W 24||78||WSW 21||52|
||2||14||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||WSW 23||67||WSW 24||47|
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