Thursday, September 20, 2012

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

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

(Temps are in °C)

High: +20.4

Low: +10.5

Currently (7:00AM) : +10.6 ,overcast ,light N wind

Today's forecast: Cloudy. Periods of rain beginning this morning. Amount 2
to 4 mm. Wind northeast 20 km/h. High 16.

Today's weather trivia: 20 September

1955: In Calgary, AB, 40,000 residents were expected to escape the city
during Operation Lifesaver, a civil-defence test. Although an early-season
snowstorm cut off a designated escape route, huge numbers of Calgarians
left. In a 100-square-block area, a reporter found only 2 who would not take
part. One had a sick wife who could not be moved; the other thought it all
"a lot of nonsense."

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

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