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January 18th Weather Discussion

The cold air arrives today with temperatures near  -7°C this morning and falling to near -15°C by sunset. Windchill values will fall below -20°C around noon and keep dropping as well. Overnight lows will fall to near -30°C.

Tomorrow brings a mix of sun and cloud with record-breaking cold.  Daytime highs will be near -17°C and then overnight lows fall to near -30°C, maybe lower in outlying areas.

Sunday will remain very cold with daytime highs near -20°C and north winds bringing windchill values between -30°C and -40°C. Skies will be mainly sunny with the chance of the odd flurry.

Monday will be sunny and slightly warmer.  Temperatures may climb to the minus teens in the afternoon, and then the chance of light snow arrives well after sunset.




Light Snow Shower and Blowing Snow

Light Snow Shower and Blowing Snow

-9.7°C

Pressure
102.1 kPa rising
Visibility
4.8 km
Dewpoint
-12.9 °C
Humidity
78%
Wind
NW 30 km/h

Forecast

Radar Satellite

Today

-8 °C

Chance of flurries Flurries at times heavy ending this afternoon then a mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of flurries. Local blowing snow. Wind northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. Temperature falling to minus 11 this afternoon. Wind chill minus 16 in the morning and minus 21 in the afternoon. UV index 1 or low.

Tonight

-27 °C

Partly cloudy Partly cloudy. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low minus 27. Wind chill minus 21 in the evening and minus 36 overnight. Risk of frostbite.

Saturday

-18 °C

Mainly sunny A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming sunny in the afternoon. Wind up to 15 km/h. High minus 18. Wind chill minus 36 in the morning and minus 25 in the afternoon. Risk of frostbite. UV index 1 or low.

Saturday night

-25 °C

Clear Clear. Low minus 25.

Sunday

-19 °C

Sunny Sunny. High minus 19.

Sunday night

-24 °C

Clear Clear. Low minus 24.

Monday

-12 °C

Sunny Sunny. High minus 12.

Monday night

-13 °C

Periods of snow Periods of snow. Low minus 13.

Tuesday

-6 °C

Snow Snow. High minus 6.

Tuesday night

-10 °C

Snow Snow. Low minus 10.

Wednesday

-10 °C

Periods of snow Periods of snow. High minus 10.

Wednesday night

-15 °C

Chance of flurries Cloudy periods with 60 percent chance of flurries. Low minus 15.

Thursday

-10 °C

Chance of flurries Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. High minus 10.

Yesterday

Low
-12.3 °C
High
-5.2 °C
Precipitation
Trace mm

Normals

Low
-16 °C
High
-6 °C
Average
-10.9 °C

Sunrise and Sunset

Sunrise
8:16 AM
Sunset
5:20 PM

Record Values

Type Period Year Value
Max 1946-2012 1973 7.8 C
Min 1946-2012 1997 -37.3 C
Rainfall 1946-2012 1996 15.2 mm
Snowfall 1946-2012 1949 20.3 cm
Precipitation 1946-2012 1949 20.3 mm
SnowOnGround 1962-2012 1982 108.0 cm

Based on Environment Canada data