Wednesday, January 16, 2013

#Weather in #Liverpool, #Canada - Morning Report

(Temps are in °C)

Current conditions (7:30AM):

Air Temp: -4.2

Conditions: overcast

Wind: calm

Relative Humidity: 73%

Windchill: none

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

High: +4.6

Low: -5.0

Yesterday was mild and sunny.Clouds moved into the area in the late
afternoon and temps dropped to a few degrees below freezing in the evening
where they remained overnight.Some winter weather is on the way for today
with snow and ice pellets expected this afternoon and overnight.10cm of
precip is expected.

Today's Forecast:

Today..Cloudy. Snow beginning near noon. Amount 2 to 4 cm. Wind

becoming southeast 20 km/h gusting to 40 this afternoon. High zero.

Tonight..Snow. Snow at times mixed with ice pellets this evening and

with rain overnight. Snow and ice pellet amount 5 to 10 cm. Wind

east 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light before morning.

Temperature rising to plus 1 by morning.

Thursday..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of flurries or rain

showers in the morning. Wind becoming west 20 km/h in the morning.

High plus 4.

Marine Forecast:

Wind light increasing to southeast 15 knots this morning and to east

25 this afternoon. Wind diminishing to variable 10 to 15 overnight

then increasing to west 20 Thursday morning. Periods of snow and

rain beginning this morning changing to chance of showers overnight

and Thursday.

Today's weather trivia: 16 January

1950: A thermometer at Lac la Hache, BC, recorded a temperature of -46.7°C.
Weather officials said the reading was unofficial but quite possible.
Residents said the cold was so intense their teeth ached when they opened
their mouths.

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

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