Northwest Coast Weather

Tas
Thu 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Friday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers, most likely in the morning and afternoon. Snow falling above 200 metres. Gusty winds and possible hail. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending W/SW 40 to 60 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 9 and 13.

  • Saturday Cloudy. High chance of showers in the W, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 200 metres. Possible hail in the morning. Winds SW 25 to 40 km/h decreasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then becoming S/SW and light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 11.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Areas of frost in the morning, mainly in the E. Light winds becoming W/SW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching around 12.

  • Monday Partly cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the W. Light winds becoming NW 15 to 20 km/h during the morning then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 12 and 15.

Issued Thu 06:25 EST

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
01:30 EST
WNW 11 20 9.8 - - - - - 1003.6
01:30 EST
N 46 61 9.9 9.1 0.7 95 2 15.0 1006.4
01:40 EST
- 37 44 10.0 9.1 2.6 94 2 16.0 1004.4
01:40 EST
WNW 26 28 10.4 9.0 5.1 91 1 2.0 1003.6
01:40 EST
WNW 35 41 7.1 7.1 -0.4 100 1 14.4 -
01:40 EST
NNW 15 17 6.8 6.6 3.1 99 1 0.2 1002.4
01:40 EST
W 28 31 9.9 9.0 4.3 94 1 15.0 1004.5
01:40 EST
W 17 20 9.5 9.0 6.0 97 1 6.6 1003.5
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