January 6, 2024 Weather Overview: Snowy and Chilly Conditions Continue in Fort Frances

It is now Winter yet and no there isn't snow Yet! Just an appetizer for the coming winter.

Snowy Saturday for Fort Frances

Residents of Fort Frances are experiencing a continuation of wintry weather with snow and cold temperatures dominating the weekend.

Weather Highlights for Today

  • Early morning temperatures in Fort Frances are at -5°C.
  • Snowfall is expected throughout the day with accumulations of 2 to 4 cm.
  • The wind will be gentle, blowing up to 15 km/h.
  • The high temperature for today is forecasted to be -2°C, but the wind chill factor will make it feel colder, around -11°C in the morning and -4°C in the afternoon.

Tonight’s Forecast

  • Snowfall is expected to cease early in the evening, giving way to cloudy skies and a 30% chance of flurries.
  • Temperatures will dip to a low of -10°C, but the wind chill will make it feel like -17°C overnight.
  • Winds will be from the northwest at 20 km/h.

Looking Ahead to Sunday and Monday

  • Sunday will see a mix of sun and cloud with the temperature remaining steady near -12°C.
  • The wind chill on Sunday could drop to near -19°C, so residents should dress warmly.
  • Monday is expected to be cloudy with a 30% chance of flurries and a high of -8°C.
  • The low on Monday night will be around -19°C.

Wardrobe Suggestions for Snowy Weather

  • Dress in multiple layers to keep warm, including a base layer for insulation.
  • A wind-resistant outer layer will help protect against chilly gusts.
  • Gloves, hats, and scarves are crucial for keeping extremities warm.
  • Waterproof and insulated footwear is recommended for navigating snowy conditions.

Weather Trivia

Fort Frances is known for its beautiful, snowy winters, which create picturesque landscapes and offer opportunities for various winter activities.

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