Wrapping Up in Sachigo Lake: Frostbite Alerts and Snowy Evenings Ahead
Sachigo Lake Weather Report – Wednesday, December 20
It’s a frosty -17°C early this morning in Sachigo Lake. A true northern winter’s embrace!
Today: A mix of sun and cloud with a gentle breeze of up to 15 km/h. The high is set at a nippy -18°C. But the wind chill is what you’ll really feel, dropping to -32°C this morning and -26°C in the afternoon. There’s also a risk of frostbite, so covering up is crucial!
Tonight: The clouds gather, and snow is on its way, expected to bring about 2 cm. The wind picks up from the south, gusting to 50 km/h. The temperature dips to -18°C but rises to -10°C by morning. The wind chill tonight is -29°C, easing slightly to -21°C overnight. Remember, there’s still a risk of frostbite.
Wardrobe Suggestion: Full winter gear is a must – insulated jacket, thermal pants, warm gloves, and a hat are essential!
Thursday, December 21
Snow will be tapering off in the morning, then mainly cloudy skies with a 30% chance of flurries.
Daytime: The south wind continues at 30 km/h, gusting to 50 km/h. The temperature climbs to -3°C, but with a wind chill of -21°C in the morning and -10°C in the afternoon, it’ll still feel quite brisk.
Evening: Expect cloudy skies with a low of -6°C. A good evening for some warm indoor activities.
Looking Ahead to Christmas Day
Clear skies are in the forecast for Christmas Day, with a high of -10°C. It looks like a classic winter day for our festive celebrations.
Wardrobe Suggestion: Dress warmly for outdoor festivities – a good quality coat and multiple layers will be your best friends.
Weather Trivia: Frostbite can occur within minutes in temperatures like these, especially with high wind chills. It’s a reminder of the power of our Canadian winters!