Weather Alerts for Thunder Bay Over – Far North Stays in Alert Zone

2017 has been a year of weather extremes

Weather AlertTHUNDER BAY – WEATHER – Officially, the Extreme Cold weather alert for Thunder Bay is over.

The temperature in the city is -26c with windchill making it feel like -37c. While the alert may be over, conditions are not tropical or balmy.

Likely many in the city are searching travel destinations seeking warmer climates for a winter vacation.

UPDATE: OPP Update: ROAD CLOSURE: #Hwy17 closed from #Hwy563 to Wawa #Batchawana Bay. Opening time unknown. Closure is weather related.

The extended forecast for Thunder Bay:

Issued: 11:30 AM EST Monday 5 January 2015

Mainly sunny. Wind up to 15 km/h. High minus 20. Wind chill minus 38.

Increasing cloudiness early this evening. 40 percent chance of flurries overnight. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low minus 24. Wind chill minus 33.

Mainly cloudy with 40 percent chance of flurries. Clearing late in the evening. Wind becoming northwest 20 km/h in the morning. High minus 17. Wind chill minus 34.

Sunny. Low minus 26. High minus 19.

A mix of sun and cloud with 60 percent chance of flurries. Low minus 23. High minus 15.

Sunny. Low minus 27. High minus 19.

Sunny. Low minus 27. High minus 16.

Sunny. Low minus 24. High minus 13.

Location Warning Watch Statement
Dryden – Ignace
Fort Severn
Geraldton – Manitouwadge – Hornepayne
Kapuskasing – Hearst
Lake Nipigon – Wabakimi
Moosonee – Fort Albany
Sault Ste. Marie – Superior East
Sioux Lookout – Savant Lake
Timmins – Cochrane
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