North East Weather
North East Forecast
Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost this morning. Areas of morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the south from late this morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Areas of fog redeveloping this evening. Light winds. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 13.
Wednesday Partly cloudy. Areas of fog and frost in the morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about the ranges during the afternoon and evening. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Light winds becoming N 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon.
Thursday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the morning then becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon.
North East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||1||11||60%||< 1mm||High||WSW 7||100||W 10||61|
||2||12||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||SW 8||99||W 10||56|
||2||12||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||W 5||88||WNW 10||50|
||2||11||30%||< 1mm||Moderate||NW 6||88||NNW 9||62|
||4||12||30%||1-5mm||Slight||N 6||86||NW 10||55|
||2||12||60%||1-5mm||Moderate||WSW 6||93||W 10||52|
||-3||1||60%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 15||89||NW 19||71|
||2||7||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||NW 5||100||NW 7||76|
||-3||0||60%||1-5mm||Severe||WSW 1||100||WNW 2||79|
||-4||0||60%||1-5mm||Severe||WNW 6||100||NW 11||96|
||2||12||60%||< 1mm||Moderate||SW 8||100||W 11||51|
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