Morning Update: Freezing Drizzle Risk with Sun and Cloud Mix
At 5:30 am CST in Wasaho Cree Nation, temperatures stand at minus 3°C. The day is starting with a mix of sun and cloud, but there is a risk of freezing drizzle in the morning. Southwest winds are blowing at 20 km/h, gusting up to 40 km/h. The high for the day is expected to be zero degrees, but the wind chill will feel like minus 15°C in the morning. The UV index is low.
Dress for the Weather: Warm, layered clothing, including wind-resistant and water-repellent outerwear, is recommended. Hats, gloves, and scarves will help protect against the biting wind chill.
Tonight’s Weather: Partly Cloudy and Chilly
The night will be partly cloudy with south winds at 30 km/h. Temperatures will drop to a low of minus 6°C, and the wind chill will make it feel as cold as minus 8°C in the evening, dropping further to minus 13°C overnight.
Sunday Forecast: Mainly Sunny with Persistent Cold
Sunday promises mainly sunny skies, though the cold persists. Winds will be lighter, up to 15 km/h, and the high will again be zero degrees. The morning will feel particularly cold with a wind chill of minus 12°C. The UV index remains low.
Travel Considerations: Travellers should be cautious, especially in the morning due to the risk of freezing drizzle. The fluctuating temperatures and wind chills could also impact road conditions.
Staying Safe and Informed: Residents are encouraged to keep abreast of the latest weather forecasts and dress appropriately for the cold and changing conditions. Preparing homes and vehicles for winter weather, including potential freezing conditions, is key for safety and comfort.