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Current Warnings
 

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 Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
15:00 EST
WNW 19   12.2 9.9 10.3 86 2 0 1021.0
18:40 EST
W 7 9 7.1 7.0 5.8 99 1 6.4 -
18:40 EST
W 17 22 13.1 10.3 11.5 83 2 0.2 1020.6
18:40 EST
W 33 41 12.8 9.3 10.1 79 3 0.2 1019.8
18:40 EST
WNW 13 15 11.1 10.9 9.5 99 1 3.0 1021.2
18:40 EST
NNW 6 6 11.1 10.4 10.7 95 1 1.6 -
18:40 EST
SW 11 11 10.3 9.5 8.8 95 1 2.8 1021.6
18:40 EST
WNW 6 7 12.0 10.0 11.8 87 1 0.0 -
18:40 EST
- 0 0 5.1 5.1 5.1 100 1 0.0 -
18:40 EST
W 26 28 9.6 9.0 6.3 96 1 2.2 -
18:40 EST
WNW 9 11 12.3 11.8 11.5 97 1 1.2 -
18:40 EST
W 13 15 12.2 9.8 10.8 85 1 0.8 1020.9
18:30 EST
W 6 9 13.0 - 12.9 - - - 1020.5
18:40 EST
W 11 13 11.6 10.8 10.4 95 1 0.6 1021.0
18:40 EST
NW 7 7 10.7 9.7 10.0 93 1 0.8 -
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