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Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Mainly dry with a slight (20%) chance of a shower about the ranges. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h increasing to 35 to 50 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 10 and 15.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, tending to rain about the ranges. Snow falling above 1200 metres, lowering to 1000 metres later. The chance of a thunderstorm and local hail near the coast in the evening. Winds N 35 to 50 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the southeast, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Wed 05:40 EST

Central 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 14 70% 1-5mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
7 15 70% < 1mm Nil N 13 90 N 25 60
Windy
5 10 70% 1-5mm Slight N 20 100 N 29 76
Mostly sunny
8 15 60% < 1mm Nil N 10 84 N 17 62
Mostly sunny
7 15 70% < 1mm Nil NNW 10 91 N 19 60
Mostly sunny
7 14 80% < 1mm Nil N 13 85 N 20 65
Mostly sunny
7 14 80% < 1mm Nil N 13 85 N 20 65
Mostly sunny
8 14 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
8 14 80% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
10 15 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 18 90 N 20 70
Mostly sunny
9 14 60% < 1mm Nil NNW 18 89 N 19 72
Mostly sunny
7 13 70% < 1mm Nil NNW 15 82 N 20 59
Mostly sunny
8 15 40% < 1mm Nil NNW 17 88 N 17 69
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