Whitesand and Armstrong – Weather – Whitesand and Armstrong are in for a chilly weekend as temperatures continue to hover around the freezing mark, accompanied by gusty winds. Here’s what the weather looks like for the area:
The morning temperatures started off at a biting -8°C at 5:50 am. The skies are overcast, but the clouds won’t be holding any warmth as the wind picks up from the west at 20 km/h, gusting to 40 km/h later in the morning. The daytime high is expected to reach -1°C, although the wind chill will make it feel like -16°C in the morning, warming slightly to -5°C in the afternoon. The UV index is forecasted to be low at 1.
The cloud cover will persist into the night but is expected to break a little near midnight, allowing for partly cloudy skies. The winds will ease up a bit, with speeds up to 15 km/h. However, temperatures are set to plummet to -15°C, with a wind chill of -13°C in the evening.
Given the chilly forecast, it’s advisable to bundle up if heading outdoors. Consider wearing thermal layers, a wind-resistant outer layer, gloves, a hat, and warm, waterproof footwear to stay comfortable.
A mix of sun and cloud is expected for Sunday, turning cloudy later in the morning. As the day progresses, there’s a 60% chance of flurries late in the afternoon. The wind will remain relatively calm with speeds up to 15 km/h. The high for the day is forecasted at -1°C, although wind chill factors will make it feel like -19°C in the morning and -6°C in the afternoon. The UV index will remain low.
Residents are encouraged to keep an eye on the latest weather updates, especially regarding the chance of flurries on Sunday, which could impact visibility and road conditions.