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Wed 21:33 EST
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Medium chance of light showers in the west, most likely in the morning. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h tending S/SW 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 10.

  • Friday Mostly sunny. The chance of fog in the south in the early morning. Patches of morning frost. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 4 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

  • Saturday Mostly sunny. Patches of morning frost. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 14.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Winds N 15 to 25 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

Issued Wed 06:25 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 %
Showers
2 8 90% 1-5mm Moderate W 7 83 W 11 77
Possible shower
3 7 90% 1-5mm Moderate - - - -
Possible shower
0 8 70% 1-5mm High W 17 94 WSW 25 79
Possible shower
4 9 90% 1-5mm Slight - - - -
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