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Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, most likely later this evening. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Friday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 3 [Moderate].

  • Saturday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h tending SW 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning then becoming light in the early afternoon.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. The chance of morning frost in the east. The chance of morning fog in the west. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the afternoon.

Issued Thu 16:25 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
5 12 90% 1-5mm Slight WNW 13 94 WNW 20 78
Showers increasing
4 12 30% 5-10mm Slight - - - -
Late shower
3 12 80% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 16 90 W 29 82
Possible shower
5 13 90% - Slight - - - -
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