A Frosty Morning in Whitesand and Armstrong
Whitesand – WEATHER – Residents of Whitesand and Armstrong are waking up to a frigid Saturday morning with temperatures plunging to -21°C. The day will see a mix of sun and cloud, but don’t be deceived by the sunlight; it’s going to remain bitterly cold. Northwest winds will pick up, gusting to 40 km/h, and the high is expected to hover around -20°C. The wind chill is a significant factor today, dropping to a bone-chilling -38°C in the morning and slightly ‘warming’ to -30°C in the afternoon. Such extreme conditions bring a considerable risk of frostbite, so it’s crucial to cover up and limit exposure. The UV index remains low at 1.
Frostbite Risk Continues Into the Night
The evening in Whitesand and Armstrong will remain mainly cloudy, with a 40% chance of flurries developing before the morning. The gusty northwest winds continue, maintaining the low temperatures. The night’s low is forecasted at -26°C, but the wind chill will make it feel more like -39°C, continuing the risk of frostbite.
Sunday’s Forecast: More Cold and Flurries
Sunday is set to mirror Saturday’s conditions, with a mix of sun and cloud accompanied by a 40% chance of flurries. The persistent northwest winds, gusting to 40 km/h, will maintain the day’s high at -20°C. However, the wind chill will be
particularly harsh, reaching -38°C in the morning and only slightly improving to -30°C in the afternoon. The risk of frostbite remains high, so residents should continue to dress warmly and take precautions. The UV index is again low at 1. Evening conditions will be cloudy with a 30% chance of flurries and a low of -25°C.