Snowfall and Cold Winds Sweep Through Armstrong and Whitesand

Weather Update - snow plow

Today’s Weather: Snowfall with Brisk Winds

Residents in Armstrong and Whitesand will experience periods of snow throughout the day, expecting local accumulations of 2 to 4 cm. Winds will shift to the northwest at 20 km/h later in the morning. Despite a high of plus 1°C, the wind chill will make it feel as cold as minus 6°C.

Dressing for the Day: Warm, insulated clothing is key today, including a heavy jacket, gloves, and a hat to combat the wind chill. Waterproof boots are also recommended due to the snow.

Tonight’s Forecast: Cloudy with a Chance of Flurries The night will be mainly cloudy with a 60 percent chance of light snow flurries. Winds will be lighter, around 15 km/h, but it will be colder with a low of minus 6°C and an overnight wind chill reaching minus 10°C.

Looking Ahead to Friday: Continued Cloudy and Chilly Conditions Friday remains cloudy with a 30 percent chance of flurries. The temperature is expected to drop slightly, with a high of minus 1°C.

Travel Advisory: Given the snowy conditions, drivers should be cautious on the roads. Reduced visibility and potentially slippery surfaces call for slower speeds and increased following distances. Ensure your vehicle is equipped for winter conditions.

Staying Warm and Safe: Residents are advised to keep warm and stay informed about the latest weather updates. Preparing for abrupt temperature changes is important, so ensure your home and vehicle are well-equipped for winter weather.

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