North East Weather
North East Forecast
Wednesday Mostly cloudy. Areas of morning frost and fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the south, near zero chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1300 metres. Light winds becoming N 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 11.
Thursday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Patchy morning fog. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 30 to 45 km/h in the early afternoon then turning NW 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening.
Friday Partly cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.
Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon.
North East Weather Forecasts
||Forecast||Min||Max||Chance of rain||Rain amount||Frost risk||9am||3pm|
||1||12||80%||1-5mm||High||NE 9||99||N 14||65|
||2||13||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NE 12||91||NNE 17||62|
||2||12||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||N 8||76||NNW 14||56|
||0||10||80%||1-5mm||High||N 6||85||NNW 12||64|
||2||11||80%||5-10mm||Moderate||NNE 9||78||NNW 14||61|
||2||12||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NNE 10||92||N 15||60|
||-3||0||40%||1-5mm||Severe||NNW 12||100||NNW 18||100|
||2||6||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||N 6||93||NNW 10||77|
|Windy with snow
||-3||0||40%||5-10mm||Severe||N 7||96||NNW 9||94|
|Windy with snow
||-3||-1||40%||1-5mm||Severe||NNW 14||100||NNW 19||100|
||2||12||80%||1-5mm||Moderate||NE 10||100||N 17||59|
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