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Central Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the west, high chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the evening then tending W 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 6 and 12.

  • Monday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 700 metres in the afternoon and evening. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 4 and 9.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west, most likely in the morning. Snow possible above 800 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. High chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h during the afternoon then tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 5 and zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

  • Thursday Cloudy. High chance of showers in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

Issued Sat 19:40 EST

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
22:20 EST
WSW 7 11 5.5 4.0 4.0 90 1 7.6 -
22:20 EST
W 17 20 2.0 1.9 -2.3 99 1 1.4 990.0
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