Northwest Coast Weather

Current Warnings
 

Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower in the west this morning. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low to mid 20s.

  • Thursday Locally hot, and sunny. The chance of fog near the coast in the early morning. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 12 with daytime temperatures reaching 26 to 31.

  • Friday Hot. Mostly sunny morning. High chance of rain in the late afternoon and evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Winds E/NE 20 to 30 km/h becoming light in the evening then becoming N/NE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 16 with daytime temperatures reaching 27 to 33.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of rain, most likely in the morning and afternoon. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW/NE 15 to 20 km/h tending NW/SW during the morning then becoming SW 15 to 25 km/h during the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between 16 and 19 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Sunday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h turning W 30 to 45 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 7 and 12 with daytime temperatures reaching between 15 and 19.

Issued Tue 18:40 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
20:30 EDT
NW 22 28 16.9 - - - - - 1012.7
20:00 EST
W 15 17 16.2 12.6 14.1 79 2 0.2 1014.5
20:30 EDT
N 15 19 14.9 13.4 13.1 91 1 0.2 1013.7
20:30 EDT
WNW 28 37 17.2 15.0 13.4 87 2 0.0 1013.3
20:30 EDT
NNW 17 20 15.5 13.0 13.2 85 2 1.2 -
09:00 EDT
W 28   14.8 14.4 10.8 97 1 1 1016.2
20:30 EDT
ENE 4 9 19.4 13.8 19.9 70 2 - 1013.2
20:30 EDT
NNW 13 15 15.7 13.0 14.1 84 2 0.2 1013.6
20:30 EDT
NW 19 24 18.5 13.6 16.0 73 3 0.0 1012.7
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