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Fri 08:34 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Midlands Forecast

  • Friday Very hot. Partly cloudy. High chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the afternoon and early evening. Winds NW/SW 25 to 40 km/h tending N/NW in the middle of the day then shifting E/SE 20 to 30 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures 30 to 35.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of drizzle. Winds E/SE 15 to 20 km/h becoming light before dawn then becoming E 15 to 20 km/h in the early afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 11 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Light winds becoming E/NE 15 to 20 km/h for a period in the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 24 to 29.

  • Monday Hot. Sunny day. Slight chance of a shower in the evening. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 25 km/h for a period during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Light winds becoming W 15 to 20 km/h for a period during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to around 10 with daytime temperatures reaching 23 to 29.

Issued Fri 00:55 EST

Midlands 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
09:00 EDT
WNW 24   28.4 18.6 29.0 55 9 0 -
09:00 EDT
NNW 19   23.6 12.5 23.6 50 8 0 -
16:20 EDT
SSW 20 26 20.7 14.1 20.7 66 4 0.0 1011.7
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