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Mon 16:05 EST
Current Warnings
 

Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the west, falling as snow above 300 metres. Possible hail. Areas of severe frost late tonight. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening.

  • Tuesday Cloudy. Areas of severe morning frost. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely from around midday, with snowfalls above 400 metres. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W 25 to 40 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, with possible hail. Snow falling above 300 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h tending SW before dawn.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Medium (50%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning, with possible hail in the west. Snow possible above 500 metres. Areas of morning frost in the east. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Medium (40%) chance of showers in the west. Light winds.

Issued Mon 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 %
Possible shower
2 11 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 20 83 W 22 66
Possible shower
6 11 50% < 1mm Nil SW 35 74 WSW 34 70
Frost then sunny
1 11 5% < 1mm High WSW 17 87 W 22 65
Frost then sunny
2 8 5% < 1mm Moderate WSW 17 87 WSW 19 80
Possible shower
5 10 50% < 1mm Nil SW 24 78 SW 25 76
Mostly sunny
0 10 10% < 1mm High WNW 8 85 W 16 62
Possible shower
3 11 5% < 1mm Moderate SW 20 81 WSW 24 71
Possible shower
1 11 5% < 1mm High WSW 20 88 W 22 67
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