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Central Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h increasing to 30 km/h before turning W 20 to 25 km/h in the morning. High.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Monday Cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 1200 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h turning SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning.

Issued Fri 16:25 EDT

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
22:10 EDT
- 0 0 12.9 5.8 12.9 62 2 0.0 -
22:10 EDT
NNE 11 13 11.5 8.0 10.3 79 2 0.0 1013.3
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