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Current Warnings
 

South West Forecast

  • Tuesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers in the south, medium (50%) chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds W/NW 25 to 35 km/h.

  • Wednesday Cloudy. High (80%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Possible hail. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 20 to 30 km/h early in the morning.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the late afternoon.

  • Friday Mostly cloudy. Morning fog. Slight (30%) chance of a shower. Light winds.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Morning fog. Slight (20%) chance of a shower near the coast, near zero chance elsewhere. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the afternoon.

Issued Tue 16:18 EST

South West 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
15:00 EST
WNW 11   8.3 4.0 6.4 74 2 0 1021.0
21:40 EST
W 13 15 2.9 2.8 -0.5 99 1 0.2 -
21:40 EST
W 56 65 11.3 7.0 7.0 75 5 1.6 1014.2
21:40 EST
WNW 39 57 9.0 7.6 4.7 91 2 5.8 1011.6
21:40 EST
WNW 20 26 8.1 8.0 5.0 99 1 1.2 1016.5
21:40 EST
WNW 13 15 8.7 - 6.6 - - 2.6 -
21:40 EST
WNW 19 22 7.2 6.3 3.9 94 1 0.2 1016.3
21:40 EST
NW 19 30 7.9 7.7 4.8 99 1 0.4 -
21:40 EST
W 30 39 1.5 1.3 -4.5 99 1 4.8 -
21:40 EST
NW 44 50 6.8 5.9 1.4 94 2 0.4 -
21:40 EST
NW 11 19 8.7 8.1 6.9 96 1 4.2 -
21:30 EST
WSW 33 46 11.2 - 7.9 - - - 1014.6
21:40 EST
W 39 48 9.9 7.3 5.9 84 2 6.0 1014.8
21:40 EST
NW 31 35 8.3 8.2 4.2 99 1 2.8 1014.6
21:40 EST
NW 19 20 7.0 5.8 3.7 92 1 0.4 -
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16:30 EST

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