Wasaho Cree Nation Weather: Bright Start Today, Colder Trend Ahead

White Bear Paw Print in snow - Image Lydia Matthews
White Bear Paw Print in snow - Image Lydia Matthews

Today’s Weather in Wasaho: Sunny Morning with Clouds Rolling In

Wasaho Cree Nation wakes up to a cold -12°C.

Today’s Forecast (Thursday):

  • Mainly sunny during the morning.
  • Cloudiness increasing early in the afternoon.
  • Winds picking up to northwest 20 km/h, gusting to 40 km/h by late afternoon.
  • High temperature reaching -4°C.
  • Morning wind chill making it feel like -16°C, improving to -9°C in the afternoon.

Tonight’s Forecast: Chance of Light Snow and Chilly Winds

  • Cloudy skies with a 40% chance of light snow.
  • Northwest winds at 30 km/h, becoming light after midnight.
  • The low temperature will be around -8°C.
  • Evening wind chill will feel like -16°C, moderating slightly to -10°C overnight.

Friday’s Conditions: Overcast with Light Snow Possibility

  • Friday, December 29, will be cloudy with a 30% chance of light snow.
  • Light winds of up to 15 km/h.
  • Expect a high of -6°C with a wind chill near -13°C.
  • The night will feature cloudy periods, a 40% chance of flurries, and a low of -16°C.

Saturday’s Outlook: Sun and Cloud Mix with a Chance of Flurries

  • Saturday, December 30, will have a mix of sun and cloud.
  • A 40% chance of flurries.
  • A high of -16°C, feeling colder with the wind chill.
  • The night will be partly cloudy with a 30% chance of flurries and a low of -23°C.

Weather Trivia: The Effect of Wind Chill on Perceived Temperature

Wind chill describes how cold the air feels on exposed skin due to wind. It’s a crucial factor in winter weather, as it can significantly lower the perceived temperature, increasing the risk of frostbite and hypothermia.

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