THUNDER BAY – WEATHER – The temperature reads -2°C at 8:00 am EDT in Thunder Bay, although it feels markedly cooler, prompting locals to don gloves. The day will stay mainly cloudy with a 30% chance of flurries as winds shift westward at 20 km/h later this morning. The high will nudge up to plus 2°C, but the morning wind chill of minus 7°C underscores the cold start to the day.
Tonight’s Flurry Forecast: Tonight, the cloudiness continues with a 30% chance of flurries, winds up to 15 km/h, and temperatures dropping to minus 6°C. The wind chill will make it feel like minus 10°C overnight.
Sunday, 29th October Outlook: Sunday will maintain the cloudy skies with a 30% chance of morning flurries. Winds will stay up to 15 km/h, with a high of zero and a morning wind chill of minus 10°C.
Sunday Night Weather Peek: Cloudy periods with a 30% chance of flurries are expected on Sunday night, as temperatures settle at minus 4°C.
Dress Warmly: Given the chilly conditions, warm clothing including gloves, scarves, and hats are highly recommended.
UV Index Advisory: With a UV index of 2 today and tomorrow, sun exposure risk remains low, but applying sunscreen and wearing protective clothing is always prudent.
Travel Advisory: Travellers should exercise caution on the roads, especially during flurries, and ensure vehicles are equipped with a winter safety kit.