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Fri 04:02 EST
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers or snow, most likely in the late morning and afternoon. Possible hail in the south late this afternoon and evening. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W/SW 30 to 45 km/h in the afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 11. Sun protection not recommended, UV Index predicted to reach 1 [Low].

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers or snow in the west, medium (40%) chance elsewhere. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/NW in the late morning and afternoon.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 800 metres. Winds NW 25 to 40 km/h turning W/SW 30 to 45 km/h during the afternoon.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the west, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h.

Issued Fri 05:40 EST

Central Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
06:40 EST
NW 11 20 6.6 3.9 4.4 83 1 3.4 -
06:40 EST
WNW 26 33 4.1 3.8 -0.8 98 1 0.2 1009.5
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