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Sat 16:05 EST
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Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning fog in the east. High chance of showers, most likely during this afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm with gusty winds in the far W this evening. Winds N/NW 20 to 30 km/h becoming NW 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 9 and 13.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 4 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

  • Monday Cloudy. Patches of morning frost in the east. Medium chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds SW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 4 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds W/SW 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/NE 20 to 30 km/h during the morning, then W/NW 25 to 35 km/h during the afternoon. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

Issued Fri 19:40 EST

Northwest 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 %
Showers
5 13 80% 10-20mm Slight - - - -
Thunderstorms
8 13 90% 10-20mm Nil NW 41 87 NW 45 81
Showers
3 13 80% 5-10mm Moderate NW 19 97 NW 28 84
Showers
4 11 90% 10-20mm Slight - - - -
Thunderstorms
7 14 90% 10-20mm Nil - - - -
Thunderstorms
1 10 90% 5-10mm Moderate NW 6 97 NW 17 87
Showers
3 14 80% 10-20mm Moderate - - - -
Showers
1 13 80% 10-20mm High - - - -
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