Sunday, March 10, 2013

Weather report from Liverpool,Nova Scotia,Canada

(Temps are in °C)
Conditions on my station in Liverpool,N.S. at 8:25 AM:
Air Temp:-1.4
Conditions: partly clear
Windchill: -4.9
Humidity: 60%
Wind: 9.7 km/h NE
Pressure: 1017 mb
Min / max over the past 24 hours:
High: +5.5
Low: -2.0


Latest conditions reported from the local OFFICIAL weather station at
Western Head,N.S. :
0 °C
Clear
Windchill: -4 °C
Humidity: 79%
Wind: 11 km/h NNE
Wind Gust: km/h
Dew Point: -4 °C
Pressure: 1028 hPa (Rising)
Updated: 8:00 AM ADT on March 10, 2013

Record values for today:
Highest Temperature (1960-2012) 8.9°C 1966
Lowest Temperature (1960-2012) -15.1°C 1997
Greatest Precipitation (1960-2012) 19.8mm 1964
Greatest Rainfall (1960-1975) 9.4mm 1963
Greatest Snowfall (1960-1975) 17.8cm 1964
Most Snow on the Ground (1960-2007) 18.0cm 1960
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We finally had a decent day here yesterday with lots of sunshine,mild temps
and light winds.The evening was mostly clear with temps dropping to slightly
below the freezing point.It is expected to be mild and generally clear for
the next few days,some rain is possible by mid-weekl.

Today's Forecast:
Today..Clearing this morning. Wind northeast 20 km/h except gusting
to 40 along parts of the coast. High 6 except plus 3 along parts of
the coast. UV index 3 or moderate.
Tonight..Clear. Increasing cloudiness after midnight. Low minus 2.
Monday..Mainly sunny. Wind becoming south 20 km/h in the evening.
High plus 3 except 8 inland.

Marine Forecast:
Wind northeast 20 to 25 knots diminishing to northeast 15 this
evening and to light overnight.

 Today's weather trivia: 10 March 2005: Residents of New Brunswick were
cleaning up after yesterday's huge winter storm. Winds gusting to more than
140 km/h knocked down power lines, tore the roofs from buildings in Saint
John, and blew trucks over. Fredericton got snow and heavy rain (25 mm);
Edmundston was rocked by 60 cm of snow. One resident noticed his barn was
missing; the next day it was found several metres down the street.
Excerpt from 'The Canadian Weather Trivia Calendar' by David Phillips. ©
Environment Canada

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