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Central Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Medium (60%) chance of showers from late this morning. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds becoming W/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 13. Low-Moderate.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west in the early morning. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain. Winds E/NE 30 to 45 km/h becoming light during the afternoon then becoming E/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 25 km/h during the morning then shifting N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the day.

Issued Tue 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 %
Possible shower
4 15 90% 5-10mm Slight NNW 13 86 NNW 16 56
Possible shower
3 16 70% 10-20mm Moderate - - - -
2 12 80% 10-20mm Moderate NNW 22 93 NNW 30 70
Possible shower
4 17 80% - Slight - - - -
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