Air Quality Alert and Weather Forecast – Wasaho Cree Nation

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Wasaho Cree Nation – Weather – Air Quality Alert: An air quality alert is currently in effect due to smoke from wildland fires in Alberta and parts of Western Canada. Please take necessary precautions.

Weather Forecast:

Sunday, September 3, 2023 – Smoke and Showers Possible

The day will start with sunny skies, but local smoke from the wildland fires in Alberta and Western Canada will be present in the morning. As the morning progresses, expect increasing cloudiness, and by late morning, there’s a 40 percent chance of showers developing late in the afternoon.

Winds will be from the northwest at 20 km/h gusting to 40.

The high temperature for the day will reach 23°C. The UV index is at a moderate level of 4.
In the evening, the weather will be partly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers early on. Clearing is expected later in the evening, but local smoke will return late in the evening and continue overnight.

Winds will shift to the west at 30 km/h, becoming light in the evening. The low temperature will be 11°C.

Monday, September 4, 2023 – A Mix of Sun and Cloud

Monday’s forecast includes a mix of sun and cloud with a 30 percent chance of showers.
The high temperature will be cooler at 17°C.

Air Quality Alert:

The air quality alert is due to smoke from wildland fires in Alberta and Western Canada, which is affecting the area. This smoke can have adverse effects on air quality and visibility.
Please take necessary precautions to protect your health during this period of reduced air quality. Stay informed about local air quality conditions and follow any guidance provided by local health authorities.

Stay safe and be prepared for changing conditions, residents of Wasaho Cree Nation.

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