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Central Forecast

  • Thursday Patchy morning fog in the southwest. Sunny morning. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming NE/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 14 and 17 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

  • Friday Mostly sunny morning. Medium chance of showers in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 20 to 30 km/h tending N/NW 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching around 30.

  • Saturday Humid. Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and evening. Winds N/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending E/NE during the day then becoming light during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 17 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers. The chance of a thunderstorm, mainly in the afternoon. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h shifting S/SW during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to high 20s.

Issued Wed 18:00 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 %
Late thunder
17 28 60% - Nil N 6 62 SW 5 54
Late thunder
17 33 60% 1-5mm Nil NNE 15 50 NNE 17 36
Late shower
16 31 50% 1-5mm Nil NNE 21 54 N 20 33
Late thunder
16 29 60% 1-5mm Nil N 11 54 W 8 41
Late thunder
17 29 60% 1-5mm Nil N 8 61 S 11 38
Late shower
15 26 60% < 1mm Nil N 10 56 S 4 53
Late shower
17 28 60% 1-5mm Nil N 10 53 SW 4 47
Late thunder
18 33 60% 1-5mm Nil N 14 42 N 10 32
Late shower
16 28 60% 1-5mm Nil N 8 52 WSW 4 47
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