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Northern Country Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patchy fog in the southwest early this morning. Slight chance of a shower. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h turning W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 16 and 19.

  • Wednesday Areas of fog in the southeast in the early morning. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 5 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the evening. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 16.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the southeast, slight chance elsewhere. Winds N/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending W during the morning then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 4 with daytime temperatures reaching around 15.

Issued Mon 19:40 EST

Northern Country Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
5 14 30% < 1mm Slight W 16 90 WSW 20 61
Clearing shower
5 16 40% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Clearing shower
5 15 60% < 1mm Slight WNW 13 92 W 16 64
Possible shower
4 14 50% < 1mm Slight WNW 13 92 W 15 64
Showers
5 15 40% < 1mm Slight WNW 17 91 W 22 64
Showers
4 11 90% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
4 15 40% < 1mm Slight - - - -
Possible shower
5 15 40% < 1mm Slight WNW 16 95 WSW 22 67
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