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Central Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost. Isolated showers from the late morning until this evening, falling as snow above 800 metres. Winds S/SW 15 to 20 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 5 and 10.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Patches of frost early in the morning. Isolated showers from the late morning, falling as snow above 1000 metres. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon. Snow possible above 1100 metres. Light winds.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Light winds.

Issued Tue 05:40 EST

Central Observations

Latest Observations
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
07:00 EST
- 0 0 -2.3 -2.8 -2.3 96 0 8.8 -
09:00 EST
NW 28   8.3 6.2 4.5 87 2 3 -
07:00 EST
SSE 15 22 -0.6 -1.7 -5.1 92 1 10.8 1014.0
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