A Chilly Mix of Sun and Cloud With a Side of Flurries
Sioux Lookout – WEATHER – January 8, 2024 – The community of Sioux Lookout is currently experiencing a chilly -22°C under cloudy skies. The day promises some sunshine, transitioning to a mix of sun and cloud in the afternoon. Winds are mild at up to 15 km/h, but the high is only expected to reach -12°C.
Today’s Weather Outlook
The wind chill is especially biting, dropping to -28°C in the morning and improving slightly to -15°C in the afternoon. Residents should be cautious as there is a risk of frostbite in these extreme conditions.
The evening will become cloudy with a 30 percent chance of flurries. Light snow is expected to begin late in the evening, with local accumulations of around 2 cm. Winds will remain steady at up to 15 km/h. The low for the night is forecasted at -16°C, with wind chills of -15°C in the evening and -20°C overnight.
Tomorrow’s Conditions (Tue, 9 Jan)
Tuesday will see periods of light snow ending in the morning, followed by a mix of sun and cloud. The wind will continue at a gentle pace of up to 15 km/h. The day’s high is expected to be -10°C, with wind chills of -22°C in the morning and -13°C in the afternoon.
Expect cloudy periods with a low around -19°C.
In these frosty conditions, residents are advised to dress in heavy winter clothing. This includes insulated jackets, thermal layers, hats, gloves, and scarves. Footwear should be warm and waterproof to handle the snow and cold.