Central North Weather
Central North Forecast
Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 20 to 25 km/h in the evening.
Thursday The chance of fog in the early morning. Mostly sunny day. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon then becoming light in the evening. High.
Friday Mostly sunny. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. The chance of fog in the early morning. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers near the coast, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.
Sunday Mostly sunny. Light winds.
Central North Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||8||19||40%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 5||73||SW 13||37|
||6||18||30%||< 1mm||Nil||WNW 10||77||SW 19||37|
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