Southwest Slopes Weather

Current Warnings
 

Southwest Slopes Forecast

  • Wednesday Hot and sunny. Areas of smoke haze about the ranges. Light winds becoming S/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the late afternoon then shifting E/NE 20 to 30 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures 32 to 38.

  • Thursday Hot and mostly sunny. Areas of smoke haze. Winds E/SE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 15 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching 34 to 40.

  • Friday Very hot and sunny. Light winds becoming N/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 18 and 22 with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 44.

  • Saturday Very hot and mostly sunny. Slight chance of a late shower near the Victorian border. Winds N 15 to 20 km/h turning NW 20 to 30 km/h during the morning then tending N/NW 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid to high 20s with daytime temperatures reaching 38 to 44.

  • Sunday Hot. Partly cloudy. High chance of showers near the Victorian border, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm. Winds W 20 to 30 km/h turning SW during the afternoon then decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to 22 to 28 with daytime temperatures reaching 29 to 37.

Issued Tue 18:15 EST

Southwest Slopes 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
ESE 17   23.6 15.4 22.2 60 5 0 -
09:00 EDT
NNE 9   23.5 15.0 23.3 59 5 0 -
21:50 EDT
- 0 0 25.1 12.0 25.7 44 6 0.0 1014.1
09:00 EDT
- 0   22.7 9.8 22.7 44 6 0 -
21:50 EDT
SE 9 11 25.1 5.3 22.2 28 14 0.0 1014.4
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