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Thu 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

East Coast Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the north, medium (60%) chance elsewhere. Winds NW 40 to 55 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the morning, mainly about higher ground. Slight (20%) chance of a shower about higher ground at night. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning N/NW 25 to 40 km/h during the day.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers in the morning. Snow falling above 500 metres. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds NW 35 to 55 km/h.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the south, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 100 metres. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h during the evening.

Issued Thu 14:09 EST

East Coast 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 %
Mostly sunny
4 13 90% 1-5mm Slight WNW 16 64 NW 24 46
Windy
-2 10 90% 1-5mm Severe WNW 10 84 NW 20 53
Possible shower
3 12 90% 1-5mm Slight WNW 16 68 NW 24 49
Possible shower
-3 7 90% 1-5mm Severe NW 13 93 NW 21 68
Cloud increasing
1 11 80% 1-5mm High WNW 19 82 NW 24 53
Windy
2 12 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 16 72 WNW 26 55
Mostly sunny
2 13 80% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 16 68 NW 24 47
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