Early Morning Update: Light Snow and Chilly Winds
WHITESAND and ARMSTRONG – WEATHER – As of 6:00 am, Whitesand and Armstrong are experiencing light snowfall under cloudy skies. The temperature is currently at minus 3°C and is expected to remain steady throughout the day. Winds are mild at up to 15 km/h, but the wind chill makes it feel closer to minus 7°C.
Dress Warmly: Residents should dress in warm layers, including a hat and gloves, to combat the chilly wind chill. Waterproof footwear is also recommended due to the light snow.
Tonight’s Forecast: Continued Cloudiness with Flurry Chances
The evening will remain cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow flurries. The wind will continue at a gentle pace of up to 15 km/h. Temperatures are expected to drop to a low of minus 8°C, with the wind chill bringing a colder feel of near minus 10°C.
Saturday’s Outlook: Overcast with Persistent Chill
Saturday will be mostly cloudy, with the wind continuing at up to 15 km/h. The high is forecasted to be minus 2°C, but the wind chill will make it feel much colder, dropping to minus 11°C in the morning and slightly improving to minus 5°C in the afternoon. The UV index will be low.
Travel Tips: While severe weather isn’t anticipated, the persistent cold and possibility of flurries can affect driving conditions. Motorists should exercise caution, especially in areas with light snow accumulation.
Staying Prepared: Residents should keep updated on weather forecasts and dress appropriately for the cold conditions. Ensuring homes are properly heated and insulated is also important during this period of steady low temperatures.