East Coast Weather

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Wed 16:05 EDT
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East Coast Forecast

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High chance of showers this afternoon. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h turning SW 35 to 50 km/h in the early afternoon then tending W/SW 25 to 40 km/h in the evening. Daytime maximum temperatures between 12 and 18.

  • Thursday Partly cloudy. Winds W/NW 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 3 and 7 with daytime temperatures reaching between 17 and 22.

  • Friday Partly cloudy. Medium chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and early evening. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 5 and 9 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 19.

  • Saturday Partly cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Snow possible above 900 metres. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 18.

  • Sunday Cloudy. Slight chance of a shower. Winds W/SW 15 to 25 km/h shifting E/SE 15 to 20 km/h during the afternoon then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between 1 and 6 with daytime temperatures reaching between 13 and 17.

Issued Tue 18:40 EST

East 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
20:20 EDT
S 15 22 12.0 -1.2 7.0 40 7 0.0 -
20:20 EDT
SW 19 24 12.4 1.4 7.0 47 6 0.0 -
09:00 EDT
WNW 33   6.9 2.2 -1.3 72 3 0 -
20:20 EDT
WSW 48 54 11.9 1.8 0.8 50 10 0.6 -
20:20 EDT
SW 9 11 14.6 0.1 10.8 37 7 0.0 1003.5
09:00 EDT
NNE 9   13.0 2.0 9.5 47 5 0 1000.4
20:00 EST
- - - 12.8 - - - - - 1002.2
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