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Tue 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of severe morning frost. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers or snow, most likely from late this morning. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 1 and 7.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers, with possible hail. Winds W 30 to 40 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the day.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. High (80%) chance of showers or snow in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Possible hail. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the day.

Issued Tue 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 %
Rain
-3 4 90% 20-40mm Severe NW 15 90 WNW 23 84
Showers
-4 4 90% 20-40mm Severe WNW 24 100 WNW 28 94
Snow
-7 2 90% 5-10mm Severe WNW 21 97 WNW 29 86
Late shower
-3 6 90% - Severe WNW 26 90 WNW 31 80
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