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Thu 16:05 EST
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Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of rain, becoming less likely later tonight. Snow falling above 700 metres. Winds NW 30 to 45 km/h turning SW in the evening.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the evening. Snow falling above 600 metres. Winds W/SW 20 to 30 km/h turning NW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then increasing to 25 to 40 km/h in the early afternoon.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 500 metres. Possible hail in the west in the late morning and afternoon. Winds N/NW 25 to 40 km/h increasing to 45 km/h before turning W 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of showers. Snow falling above 600 metres. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 100 metres. Possible hail in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h.

Issued Thu 14:09 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
3 12 50% 1-5mm Moderate W 29 71 W 36 68
Possible shower
6 11 80% 1-5mm Nil WSW 46 75 W 52 74
Possible shower
2 12 50% 1-5mm Moderate W 29 78 W 37 67
Possible shower
2 8 60% 5-10mm Moderate W 24 87 W 28 85
Possible shower
6 11 80% 5-10mm Nil W 34 78 W 40 75
Rain
1 9 90% 1-5mm High NW 18 85 W 28 72
Showers
3 12 50% 1-5mm Moderate WSW 31 76 W 37 67
Showers
1 11 50% 1-5mm High W 29 81 W 35 72
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