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Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely from late this morning. Snow down to 1200 metres in the eastern ranges. The chance of a thunderstorm and hail late this afternoon and evening. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon and evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 16.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Wednesday Becoming cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h turning NE 25 to 40 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1100 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm about the ranges in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NE 30 to 45 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Mon 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 %
Possible thunderstorm
7 16 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
7 16 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 13 73 NNW 17 64
Possible thunderstorm
5 13 90% 1-5mm Slight NNW 18 86 NNW 24 77
Possible thunderstorm
8 16 90% 5-10mm Nil N 7 66 NNW 7 52
Possible thunderstorm
7 17 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 9 75 NNW 12 65
Possible thunderstorm
7 15 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 12 67 NNW 15 62
Possible thunderstorm
7 15 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 12 67 NNW 15 62
Possible thunderstorm
8 15 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
8 15 90% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Possible thunderstorm
9 16 90% 5-10mm Nil N 9 73 N 4 61
Possible thunderstorm
9 16 90% 5-10mm Nil N 9 72 NNW 6 62
Possible thunderstorm
5 15 90% 1-5mm Nil NNW 13 64 NNW 14 65
Possible thunderstorm
7 16 90% 5-10mm Nil NNW 8 70 NW 5 59
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