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Sun 04:49 EST
Current Warnings

Central Forecast

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers, with possible hail during this afternoon and evening. Showers and snow showers heavy at times in the west. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 1 and 7.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of snow showers in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Possible hail. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, with possible hail. Snow falling above 700 metres. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of snow showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Possible hail. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW during the morning.

Issued Sun 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 %
Snow tending to rain
0 5 80% < 1mm High W 6 92 WSW 8 77
-2 3 50% 1-5mm Severe WSW 14 100 SW 13 96
Clearing shower
-3 3 50% < 1mm Severe SW 15 94 SW 17 79
-2 6 60% - Severe WSW 15 100 SW 13 80
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