Sunday, November 25, 2012

#Weather in #Liverpool, #Canada - Currently(7:20AM): -1.1,overcast,light W wind

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

(Temps are in °C)

High: +12.8

Low: -1.2

Today's Forecast: Today..A mix of sun and cloud with 60 percent chance of

Wind west 20 km/h gusting to 40 increasing to 40 gusting to 60 this

morning. Temperature falling to zero this afternoon.

Tonight..Partly cloudy. 40 percent chance of flurries this evening.

Wind west 40 km/h gusting to 60. Low minus 3.

Marine Forecast: Gale warning in effect.

Wind west 25 to 30 knots increasing to west 40 this morning then

diminishing to west 30 overnight. Wind diminishing to west 20 Monday

evening. A few flurries or showers changing to chance of showers

overnight and Monday.

Today's weather trivia: 25 November

1950: Waves driven by gale-force winds smashed small boats and carried the
cottages of at least 500 Crescent Beach residents (near Hamilton, ON) into
Lake Ontario. Toronto received 30 cm of snow (Kitchener, Cambridge, and
Guelph got more), while winds uprooted trees, which injured more than 60
residents, half of them children, and blew down 100 m of hydro wire, causing
a blackout in one area.

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

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