Wednesday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning fog. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the north this afternoon and evening. Winds light NW increasing to 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures around 11.
Thursday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of rain, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 35 to 50 km/h turning W 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 700 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h turning NW during the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h during the day.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow possible above 400 metres. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning.
Midlands Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||4||12||10%||< 1mm||Slight||NW 12||80||WNW 16||59|
||2||12||10%||< 1mm||Moderate||NNW 11||87||NW 15||65|
||2||10||20%||< 1mm||Moderate||WNW 13||100||WNW 19||66|
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