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Thu 10:29 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Thursday Mostly sunny morning. Slight (30%) chance of a shower, most likely later tonight. Winds S 15 to 20 km/h shifting E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the morning. Daytime maximum temperatures between 17 and 21. Low-Moderate.

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high (90%) chance of rain in the morning and early afternoon. Winds NE/SE 20 to 30 km/h tending S/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the morning, and S/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Winds SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light during the evening.

  • Sunday Sunny. Light winds becoming NW/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening.

Issued Thu 05:40 EDT

Northwest Coast 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
S 4   14.2 9.6 14.2 74 2 0 -
13:30 EDT
E 17 22 15.1 - 15.1 - - - 1014.6
13:30 EDT
E 41 56 18.2 12.5 18.2 69 6 0.0 1013.5
13:40 EDT
ENE 41 50 19.0 13.4 19.0 70 6 0.0 1012.9
13:40 EDT
NE 22 24 17.8 9.4 17.8 58 5 0.0 1015.2
13:40 EDT
NE 30 33 16.5 9.0 16.5 61 5 0.0 -
09:00 EDT
SE 19   13.0 6.8 11.3 66 3 0 1015.8
13:40 EDT
N 15 19 17.2 9.3 17.2 59 4 0.0 -
13:40 EDT
ENE 30 35 18.7 12.2 18.7 66 5 0.0 1013.7
13:40 EDT
ENE 17 20 17.1 9.3 17.1 60 4 0.0 1014.7
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