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Fri 10:39 EST
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the north at first this morning. High (80%) chance of snow showers, most likely this evening. Winds S 15 to 25 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 2 and 7.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain or snow in the east, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds S/SE 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the west. Medium (50%) chance of showers in the east, slight (20%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 1000 metres. Winds S/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening.

  • Monday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Slight (20%) chance of a shower. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds.

Issued Fri 05:40 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 %
Snow tending to rain
-1 9 90% 1-5mm Severe NE 4 86 SW 8 66
Possible shower
0 8 60% 1-5mm High S 7 90 S 11 71
Clearing shower
-2 7 70% < 1mm Severe ESE 11 88 SE 17 67
Possible shower
0 10 80% - High SSW 7 90 SSW 11 64
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