Thunder Bay – WEATHER – The weather is taking a quick shift into winter with snow and freezing drizzle expected. Full details on the weather alerts and warnings are on WEATHER ADVISORIES and WARNINGS.
Thunder Bay Weather Outlook
There is a Winter Travel Advisory in effect for Thunder Bay. The forecast is calling for snow. There is very light snow falling as of 07:00 am this morning. The temperature is +1, there is a risk of freezing drizzle this morning. The city of Thunder Bay is expected to receive between 5 to 10 centimetres of snow through the day. Winds will becoming northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 late this afternoon.
Tonight, more snow, with amounts of 2 to 4 centimetres are forecast. Winds will be from the northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. The low overnight will be -11. Wind chill -8 this evening and -20 overnight.
Road conditions, and travel conditions along Highway 11/17 east of Thunder Bay are likely to be impacted by the weather, making driving conditions treachorous.
Greenstone Geraldton Weather Outlook
There is a Weather Warning for a Winter Storm in effect for Greenstone. There is a 40 percent chance of flurries early this morning. Periods of snow are forecast to start early this morning. There is a risk of freezing drizzle this morning. Snowfall amounts of up to 5 centimetres are expected. Winds will be up to 15 km/h. The temperature will remain steady near -1. Wind chill -6 this morning.
Tonight the forecast is calling for snow, at times heavy, with total amounts ranging from 10 to 15 centimetres. Wind becoming northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 late this evening. The overnight low will be -10. Wind chill -3 this evening and -17 overnight.
Kenora Weather Outlook
It is -10 in Kenora this morning. There are forecast periods of light snow which should be ending near noon then cloudy with a 60 percent chance of flurries. There is a risk of freezing drizzle early this morning. Snowfall amounts of 2 cm are likely. Winds becoming northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 early this morning. Temperature will be steady near -11 today. The wind chill near -21.
Tonight will see cloudy skies with a 40 percent chance of flurries. Winds will be from northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. The overnight low will be -19. Wind chill -20 this evening and -29 overnight. Risk of frostbite.
Marten Falls Weather Outlook
It is -5 this morning in Marten Falls. The weather forecast is for skies to become cloudy this morning followed by snow. Amount 2 to 4 cm. Winds will be up to 15 km/h. The high today will be near the freezing mark. The wind chill is at -9 this morning.
For tonight there will be snow at times heavy with 10 to 15 centimetres expected. There will also be winds from 30 to 50 km/h leading to blowing snow conditions overnight. The overnight low -18. With the wind chill at -29 overnight. There will be a risk of frostbite.
Washaho Cree Nation Weather Outlook
It is -15 in Washaho this morning. The forecast is calling for snow with amounts of 5 to ten centimetres expected. Winds will be picking out through the day leading to blowing snow late this afternoon. High -10 with the wind chill at -23 this morning and -18 this afternoon.
For tonight expect more snow and blowing snow with total amounts of up to 5 centimetres. Winds will be northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low overnight will be -15. Wind chill minus 20 this evening and minus 26 overnight.