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Central Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Slight (20%) chance of a shower in the west. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h.

  • Friday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. High (70%) chance of showers in the west, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W 15 to 25 km/h.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west in the morning. Near zero chance of showers elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the afternoon, and NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Winds N/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/NW during the morning then becoming light in the afternoon.

Issued Thu 16:25 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
0 13 90% 1-5mm High NE 3 73 NNE 8 59
Possible shower
-1 13 80% 1-5mm Severe - - - -
Possible shower
-1 10 90% 1-5mm Severe NNE 14 82 NNE 21 74
Possible shower
0 15 90% - High - - - -
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