(Temps are in °C)
Current conditions (7:00AM):
Air Temp: -4.1
Conditions: Mostly clear
Relative Humidity: 81%
Min / max over the past 24 hours, as recorded on my station:
Yesterday we saw a major change in temps through the day.It started out very
cold in the morning but steadily rose to well above freezing by the
afternoon.Temps dropped to below freezing in the overnight hours but only by
a few degrees.It is expected to be relatively mild today,some showers and
flurries are on the way for tomorrow.
Today's Forecast: Today..Mainly sunny. Wind becoming south 20 km/h late this
High plus 4.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness. Periods of rain beginning this
evening and ending overnight. Amount 5 mm. Fog patches overnight.
Wind south 20 km/h becoming southwest 30 gusting to 50 after
midnight. Temperature rising to 6 by morning.
Thursday..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of rain showers in the
morning then 40 percent chance of flurries in the afternoon. Wind
northwest 40 km/h gusting to 60. Temperature falling to zero in the
Marine Forecast: Gale warning in effect.
Wind northwest 15 knots diminishing to light this morning then
increasing to south 15 to 20 early this evening. Wind increasing to
southwest 25 to 30 after midnight and to northwest 35 Thursday
morning. Periods of rain and fog patches beginning late this evening
and ending Thursday morning.
Today's weather trivia: 9 January
2006: In Winnipeg, MB, officials couldn't recall more open water on the Red
and Assiniboine Rivers in mid-January in 35 years. Instead of skating,
skiing, or snowshoeing, residents strolled alongside the waterways in the
balmy weather. Only 10 people, rather than the usual 30, signed up for the
University of Manitoba's winter-survival workshop. Few could imagine
building an igloo with slush.
Excerpt from 'The Canadian Weather Trivia Calendar' by David Phillips. ©
Quite interesting how quickly the seasons can change here. On April 20th we had snow...enough to turn the ground white (mind you,it didn&...
Nice and clear last night.Northern Lights were weak while I was out but did get a nice shot of one of the Iridium satellites flaring over Li...
Summer is winding down.With that comes cooler nights and clearer skies so hoping to capture more meteors in Sept with the A-610. We have o...
Sept was a 'slow' month for sky imaging here.Clouds were an issue for 3/4 of the 30 days due mostly to Hurricanes Jose and Maria....