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Fri 21:11 EDT
Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Very high chance of showers in the north, medium chance elsewhere. The chance of a thunderstorm in the north this evening with heavy falls. Light winds becoming N 15 to 25 km/h in the middle of the day then increasing to 25 to 35 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 18.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers or snow, most likely in the morning. The chance of a thunderstorm in the west in the morning and afternoon. Winds N 35 to 50 km/h shifting W/SW 25 to 40 km/h early in the morning then tending W/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 8 with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 12.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Patches of frost in the east in the early morning. Very high chance of showers or snow. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h tending NW/SW 20 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending W 25 to 40 km/h in the middle of the day. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 3 and 1 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 3 and 8.

  • Monday Cloudy. High chance of showers in the west, medium chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1100 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h turning SW 15 to 25 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 5 and 10.

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Patches of morning frost. Slight chance of a shower in the west, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Winds SW 15 to 20 km/h becoming light during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 2 and 2 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 8 and 13.

Issued Thu 18:40 EST

Central 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 %
Rain
6 9 90% 10-20mm Nil W 10 92 WSW 21 82
Showers
3 11 90% 10-20mm Moderate - - - -
Wind and rain increasing
6 8 90% 5-10mm Nil W 17 100 WSW 32 96
Showers easing
5 11 90% 10-20mm Slight - - - -
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