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Current Warnings

Central Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower at first this morning. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 7 and 12.

  • Sunday Cloudy. The chance of morning frost. High (80%) chance of rain in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds N/NE 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Monday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds N 20 to 30 km/h shifting W/SW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light during the evening.

Issued Sat 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 %
Late shower
-2 10 90% 5-10mm Severe NNE 12 79 N 18 58
Rain developing
-1 9 90% 5-10mm Severe N 20 82 NNE 25 72
Snow tending to rain
-2 5 90% 5-10mm Severe N 22 95 N 28 80
Rain developing
-2 11 90% - Severe NNE 17 79 N 23 62
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