WASAHO CREE NATION – Weather – Washaho Cree Nation is forecasted to be a mix of sun and cloud today with a 40% chance of flurries in the morning. The wind is expected to be robust from the west at 40 km/h, gusting up to 60 km/h, causing temperatures to fall to minus 6°C by the afternoon. The wind chill factor will make it feel colder than it is, with a chill of minus 9°C in the morning and minus 16°C by the afternoon. The UV index remains at a low level of 1.
The evening sky will be partly cloudy with a persistent west wind at 30 km/h, gusting to 50 km/h. The temperature is expected to plummet further to minus 12°C. The wind chill will intensify, making it feel like minus 16°C in the evening and dropping further to a biting minus 22°C overnight. Residents are encouraged to stay indoors to avoid the chilling winds.
A Look at Thursday:
Thursday brings a glimpse of sunshine with mainly sunny skies, although the temperatures remain cold with a high of minus 6°C. The wind continues to blow from the west at 30 km/h, gusting to 50 km/h, with a severe morning wind chill of minus 22°C, improving slightly to minus 14°C in the afternoon. The UV index remains at a low 1.
Given the harsh wind chill and potential for flurries, residents are advised to dress in layers, wear wind-resistant outerwear, and ensure their heads, hands, and feet are well covered to retain body heat. Thermal wear, gloves, woolen hats, and insulated boots are recommended for those who need to venture outdoors.