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Current Warnings
 

Central Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers in the west this morning. Winds W/NW 20 to 30 km/h tending NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h in the late evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 19 and 25.

  • Thursday Locally hot, and sunny. Winds N/NW 25 to 35 km/h tending W/NW 25 to 40 km/h early morning then becoming light in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 10 and 14 with daytime temperatures reaching 25 to 30.

  • Friday Hot. Sunny morning. High chance of rain in the evening. The chance of a thunderstorm in the evening. Winds NW/NE 15 to 25 km/h tending N 25 to 35 km/h in the morning then turning NW 25 to 40 km/h in the late evening. Overnight temperatures falling to around 13 with daytime temperatures reaching 28 to 34.

  • 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 25 to 40 km/h tending W 20 to 30 km/h during the morning. Overnight temperatures falling to between 13 and 18 with daytime temperatures reaching between 19 and 25.

  • Sunday Cloudy. High chance of showers in the west, slight chance elsewhere. Winds W 25 to 35 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 2 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 10 and 15.

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 %
Possible shower
16 21 70% 5-10mm Nil NW 17 88 W 15 78
Rain
14 22 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
Windy with showers
17 22 80% 5-10mm Nil NNW 28 100 NW 29 68
Rain
16 22 70% 5-10mm Nil - - - -
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