Central Weather

Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds W/NW 15 to 20 km/h tending W/SW 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then becoming light in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 18 and 21.

  • Thursday Mostly sunny. Light winds becoming N/NW 20 to 30 km/h in the morning then tending N/NE in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 6 with daytime temperatures reaching 20 to 26.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Snow falling above 1000 metres. Winds N 30 to 45 km/h turning NW 25 to 40 km/h in the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 8 and 13 with daytime temperatures reaching between 14 and 19.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. The chance of a thunderstorm in the morning and afternoon. Winds NW 20 to 30 km/h turning W 25 to 35 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 4 with daytime temperatures reaching between 6 and 12.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High chance of showers. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between minus 1 and 3 above zero with daytime temperatures reaching between 7 and 11.

Issued Tue 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 %
Thunderstorms
2 9 90% 5-10mm Moderate WNW 17 78 W 20 79
Showers
2 9 90% 5-10mm Moderate - - - -
Thunderstorms
0 9 70% 1-5mm High NW 27 89 WSW 33 74
Showers
3 11 90% 5-10mm Moderate - - - -
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