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Fri 15:57 EST
Current Warnings

Central Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the south in the late morning. Possible hail in the west in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 30 to 45 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h early in the morning then tending NW in the evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow, with possible hail in the west. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Monday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of snow showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Possible hail in the west in the morning. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h decreasing to 20 to 30 km/h during the evening.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. The chance of morning frost in the east. High (70%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

Issued Fri 16:25 EST

Central Observations

Latest Observations
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
20:10 EST
W 9 13 4.1 0.8 1.8 79 1 0.0 -
20:10 EST
NW 28 41 1.0 -0.3 -5.0 91 1 0.0 1006.8
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