Red Lake Weather Outlook for January 2, 2024

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Bracing for a Colder and Snowy Day

Red Lake – WEATHER – It is going to be cooler but not record breaking cold. The record cold for this day was set in 1968 at -38.3.

Today (Tuesday, January 2, 2024):

  • Current Conditions: The morning brings periods of light snow, which are expected to end later in the morning, but the skies will remain cloudy with a 40% chance of more flurries.
  • Temperature: The high will be around -3°C.
  • Wind Chill: It’s going to feel colder than the actual temperature, with a wind chill of -12°C in the morning and improving slightly to -7°C in the afternoon.
  • Wind: Expect northwest winds at 20 km/h, gusting up to 40 km/h, but becoming lighter later in the day.

Tonight’s Outlook:

  • Weather: The snow showers should stop by late evening, leading to mainly cloudy conditions with a 30% chance of flurries.
  • Snow Accumulation: Approximately 2 cm is expected.
  • Temperature: The low will be around -16°C.
  • Wind Chill: The evening will feel like -9°C, dropping to a very chilly -22°C overnight.

Weather Wardrobe Suggestion: Be sure to dress in warm layers, including a thermal coat, gloves, hat, and scarf to combat the cold temperatures and wind chill.

Weather Trivia Tip: Red Lake’s winter climate is known for its sudden snow showers and freezing temperatures, creating a diverse winter experience.

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