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Central Forecast

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h tending W 25 to 35 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 13 and 18. Low-Moderate.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Possible snow falling above 1200 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h tending SW 15 to 20 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. The chance of morning fog in the south. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west in the afternoon and evening. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Possible snow falling above 1300 metres. Winds NW 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h during the day.

Issued Wed 05:40 EDT

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 %
3 10 90% 1-5mm Moderate W 10 94 WSW 18 64
2 10 20% < 1mm Moderate - - - -
Clearing shower
0 9 80% < 1mm High WSW 14 92 WSW 26 63
Possible shower
3 12 70% - Moderate - - - -
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