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Sun 05:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere, falling as snow above 800 metres. Possible hail in the west. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h in the evening.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Very high (90%) chance of showers, with possible hail in the west in the morning and afternoon, falling as snow above 800 metres. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h turning W/SW 25 to 40 km/h around midday. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

  • Monday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Light winds.

Issued Sat 16:25 EST

Central Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Thunderstorms
1 8 60% 1-5mm Moderate NNW 4 87 WNW 4 79
Possible shower
1 7 60% 1-5mm High - - - -
Clearing shower
-1 7 40% < 1mm High NNW 14 99 NW 16 88
Possible shower
1 10 40% - High - - - -
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