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South West Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the northeast early this morning. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny morning. Very high (90%) chance of showers, extending from the southwest during the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 25 km/h shifting cooler S/SW 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon and evening.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day.

  • Friday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the south, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Tue 05:40 EDT

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 %
Mostly sunny
8 23 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
14 20 30% < 1mm Nil NW 32 75 NW 32 68
Possible shower
15 20 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
12 22 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 22 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 23 83 WNW 24 47
Sunny
10 19 10% < 1mm Nil WNW 16 78 WNW 13 52
Mostly sunny
11 22 10% < 1mm Nil NW 20 81 NW 25 50
Mostly sunny
8 23 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
10 23 10% < 1mm Nil NW 14 86 NW 22 49
Mostly cloudy
14 20 50% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
14 20 30% < 1mm Nil NW 22 76 NW 29 61
Mostly sunny
13 21 10% < 1mm Nil NNW 20 84 WNW 29 59
Mostly sunny
12 19 10% - Nil - - - -
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