Southwest Weather

Current Warnings
 

Southwest Forecast

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. The chance of fog in the S early this morning. Winds E/NE 15 to 25 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming E/SE 15 to 20 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures in the low 20s.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the low to mid 20s.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

  • Sunday The chance of morning fog. Mostly sunny afternoon. Light winds. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching the mid to high 20s.

Issued Wed 21:00 EST

Southwest Weather Forecasts

Station
Forecast Min Max Chance of rain Rain amount Frost risk 9am 3pm
Wind RH Wind RH
°C °C km/h % km/h %
Mostly sunny
9 27 5% < 1mm Nil NE 2 73 NNW 7 41
Mostly sunny
12 25 10% < 1mm Nil ENE 4 70 WNW 8 59
Mostly cloudy
16 23 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
17 25 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
17 23 40% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
10 28 20% < 1mm Nil NE 2 68 NNW 7 36
Mostly cloudy
16 25 5% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
13 27 10% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly sunny
12 26 10% < 1mm Nil NNE 5 87 WNW 11 58
Mostly cloudy
15 26 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
Mostly cloudy
15 24 5% < 1mm Nil NNE 12 68 W 11 55
Mostly cloudy
16 25 20% < 1mm Nil - - - -
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