Wednesday, December 5, 2012

#Weather in #Liverpool, #Canada - Currently(6:40AM): +7.5C,overcast,moderate SW wind

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

(Temps are in °C)

High: +7.5

Low: +2.5

Today's Forecast: Today..Mainly cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers or

this morning. Periods of rain beginning early this afternoon. Amount

5 mm. Wind southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. High 12.

Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of rain showers this

evening then 40 percent chance of flurries overnight. Wind west

20 km/h becoming northwest 30 gusting to 50 this evening. Low

minus 3.

Marine Forecast: Wind southwest 15 to 20 knots increasing to southwest 25
late this

morning then veering to northwest 20 early this evening. Wind

increasing to northwest 25 overnight. Chance of showers or drizzle

changing to periods of rain early this afternoon and ending early

this evening. Chance of showers or flurries overnight and Thursday.

Today's weather trivia: 5 December

1921: A storm, likely a weather bomb, raged over Newfoundland, resulting in
the loss of several boats and lives. At Capelin Cove, in Conception Bay, NL,
the storm drove a large fishing schooner ashore. Through the mist, residents
on shore could see those in peril. A futile rescue attempt was made-before a
line could be shot over, the vessel broke into pieces in the heavy sea
beating over the rocks.

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

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