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Central Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Winds NW 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 25 km/h before turning N 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 17. Low-Moderate.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h early in the morning.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h tending SW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Areas of morning fog in the west. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Tue 05:40 EDT

Central Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly cloudy
1 17 80% < 1mm Moderate NNW 3 65 NNW 9 47
Late shower
2 16 40% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Late shower
2 13 70% < 1mm Moderate NW 16 77 NNW 24 79
Mostly cloudy
2 18 70% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
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