Friday, December 7, 2012

#Weather in #Liverpool, #Canada - Currently(6:35AM): -7.5C,clear,calm

Chilly this morning but temps will rise to above freezing values today.It will remain mild for the rest of the week and into next.Rain is expected for the weekend.

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

(Temps are in °C)

High: +2.3

Low: -7.7

Today's Forecast: Today..Sunny. Increasing cloudiness this afternoon. High
plus 4.

Tonight..Cloudy. A few showers beginning after midnight. Wind

southwest 20 km/h. Temperature rising to 6 by morning.

Marine Forecast: Wind northwest 10 to 15 knots becoming light early this
morning then

becoming southwest 15 near midnight. Wind diminishing to light

Saturday afternoon then becoming southwest 15 Saturday evening.

Chance of showers overnight and Saturday.

Today's weather trivia: 7 December

2008: Two men flying a small plane from the U. S. to Sweden crash landed on
a slab of mushy ice, 160 km south of Iqaluit, NU. The ice was just thick
enough to support the aircraft, but within 5 minutes gave way as the pair
clambered through a window to safety. Both suffered minor frostbite. The ice
was only 10 cm thick, and the overnight temperatures were a relatively
comfortable -8°C.

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

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