Snow, Flurries, and a Risk of Freezing Drizzle
Current Conditions: Good morning, Sachigo Lake! Brace yourselves for a day of changing weather conditions with snow, flurries, and a risk of freezing drizzle. Let’s dive into the forecast.
Daytime Forecast – Snow and Flurries: Tuesday starts off cloudy, with periods of snow beginning early in the morning and lasting until late in the afternoon. Afterward, there’s a 40 percent chance of flurries. In total, expect 2 to 4 cm of snow accumulation. The wind will be from the south at 20 km/h, becoming west at 20 km/h early in the afternoon. Highs today will reach minus 1°C, with a wind chill of minus 11°C in the morning and minus 5°C in the afternoon.
Nighttime – Cloudy with a Chance of Flurries: Monday night continues to be cloudy with a 40 percent chance of flurries and a risk of freezing drizzle. The wind will be from the west at 20 km/h, becoming light in the evening. Lows will drop to minus 3°C, with a wind chill near minus 8°C. Be cautious of potentially slippery conditions.
Wednesday, December 6, 2023
Continued Cloudy Skies
Daytime – Overcast: Wednesday remains overcast with highs reaching minus 3°C. Stay warm and prepared for changing conditions.
Night – Cloudy with a Chance of Flurries: The night will have continued cloudy skies with a 60 percent chance of flurries and lows of minus 3°C. Keep warm and stay safe!
Dress warmly to tackle the cold and potential wintry mix. Start with thermal clothing, add a heavy winter jacket, a warm scarf, and insulated boots. Gloves and a snug hat are essential. Be extra cautious when traveling due to potentially icy conditions.
Weather Trivia: Freezing drizzle can create hazardous conditions on roads and walkways, as it coats surfaces with a thin layer of ice. When freezing drizzle is in the forecast, it’s important to exercise caution and allow extra time for travel.