Wednesday, September 19, 2012

#Weather in #Liverpool, #Nova Scotia, #Canada -

Min / max over the past 24 hours, as recorded on my station:

(Temps are in °C)

High: +21.8 (humidex: +23.1 )

Low: +4.5

Currently (7:20AM) : +16.6

Today's forecast: Cloudy. Periods of rain beginning this morning. Amount 5
mm. Fog patches. Wind south 30 km/h gusting to 60. High 18.

Today's weather trivia: 19 September

1910: During an intense noon-hour storm, the second storey of a building
being erected in Cochrane, ON, blew to the ground, killing 1 worker and
injuring several others. The wind literally lifted the upper storey like a
balloon. The foreman, climbing down a ladder at the time, felt the building
going. He fell but escaped with only a few bruises.

Excerpt from 'The Canadian Weather Trivia Calendar' by David Phillips. ©
Environment Canada

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