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Central Weather

Wed 10:04 EST
Current Warnings

Central Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 800 metres during the morning. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 12.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Wed 05:40 EST

Central Weather Forecasts

Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Possible shower
6 14 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 20 90 NW 24 77
Showers increasing
4 13 60% 10-20mm Slight - - - -
Windy with rain
5 12 90% 5-10mm Nil NW 31 91 NNW 35 87
Showers increasing
4 16 90% - Slight - - - -
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