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Sat 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Medium (60%) chance of showers in the west, slight (30%) chance elsewhere. Snow possible above 700 metres. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, with possible hail. Snowfalls, lowering to around 400 metres in the evening. Winds W/NW 25 to 40 km/h. ##.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers in the west, high (70%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling to low levels. Possible hail. Winds W/SW 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 700 metres. Possible hail. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 300 metres. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning S/SW 25 to 35 km/h during the morning then becoming SW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening.

Issued Sat 16:25 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
4 11 90% 5-10mm Slight WNW 29 79 W 37 75
Showers
6 12 90% 5-10mm Nil W 48 75 W 51 75
Possible shower
2 12 90% 1-5mm Moderate WNW 31 82 WNW 40 72
Possible shower
2 8 70% 10-20mm Moderate WNW 22 92 W 29 90
Showers
5 11 90% 5-10mm Nil W 35 79 W 41 79
Rain
1 9 90% 1-5mm High NW 16 87 WNW 27 76
Showers
3 11 90% 5-10mm Moderate W 30 82 W 38 79
Showers
1 11 90% 5-10mm High WNW 28 85 W 36 77
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