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Sat 09:26 EST
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Morning frost. High chance of showers in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 10.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain or snow, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 4 and 9.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. High chance of showers or snow in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 6 and minus 1 with daytime temperatures reaching between 3 and 8.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h turning N 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then tending NW during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 4 and 10.

Issued Fri 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
16:50 EST
N 11 13 6.8 4.3 4.6 84 1 0.4 -
16:50 EST
NW 17 33 3.8 3.7 0.0 99 1 0.0 1006.2
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