Monday, October 1, 2012

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

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

(Temps are in °C)

High: +18.0

Low: +13.7

Currently (6:35AM) :+13.7 ,partly clear ,light SW wind

Today's forecast: Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Risk of
thundershowers late this morning and early this afternoon. Fog patches
dissipating this morning. Wind becoming southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 this
morning. High 18. UV index 3 or moderate.


Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers this evening. Wind southwest 30
km/h gusting to 50 becoming light this evening. Low 13.

Today's weather trivia: 1 October

1920: A storm bearing 120 km/h winds hit Quebec City, inflicting extensive
damage. Among downed services were streetcars, telephones, and electricity.
The winds ripped roofs off homes and damaged the tops of large buildings and
churches. Everywhere streets were blocked by rubble and downed power lines.
Firefighters were busy extinguishing wind-driven blazes.

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

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