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South West Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, becoming less likely later this evening. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the evening.

  • Saturday Patchy morning fog. Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the late afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming N 25 to 40 km/h in the morning then tending NW 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Sun protection 12:00pm to 1:30pm, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate].

  • Sunday Patchy morning fog. Mostly sunny although cloud increasing later. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely at night. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h before dawn then turning N 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, with possible hail in the evening. Snow lowering to 800 metres and above later in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W/SW during the morning.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon with possible hail. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds SW 25 to 35 km/h.

Issued Fri 16:15 EST

South West 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
8 13 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
10 12 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 30 83 W 30 78
Showers
9 13 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Showers
8 12 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible shower
8 12 80% 1-5mm Nil NNW 35 98 W 37 89
Rain
6 7 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 24 100 WNW 18 98
Showers
8 12 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 25 94 W 26 85
Showers
8 13 90% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Showers
8 12 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 20 98 W 22 88
Showers
9 14 80% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Showers
9 13 90% 5-10mm Nil WNW 25 84 W 26 78
Showers
9 13 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 26 98 W 27 91
Showers
6 9 80% - Nil - - - -
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