January 21, 2024 – Armstrong Weather Outlook includes Snow


January 22, 2024 – Armstrong, Ontario

Current Weather Conditions

As of 6:45 AM, Armstrong is experiencing -10°C with light snowfall. The wind, coming from the west at 9 km/h, brings the wind chill to -14°C. The barometric pressure is steady at 101.4 kPa, indicating stable but cold weather.

Forecast for Today, January 22, 2024

Daytime: The periods of snow are expected to end this morning, giving way to cloudy skies with a 30 percent chance of flurries. Snow accumulation could be between 2 to 4 cm. Winds will shift to the north at 20 km/h later in the afternoon. The high is forecasted to be -8°C, with a wind chill near -17°C.

Night: The evening is expected to be partly cloudy, clearing after midnight. Winds will be up to 15 km/h. The temperature will plummet to a low of -27°C, with a wind chill of -16°C in the evening and -32°C overnight. The risk of frostbite is significant, especially overnight.

Tuesday, January 23, 2024

Daytime: A mix of sun and cloud is anticipated. Winds will be mild, up to 15 km/h. The high for the day is predicted to be -12°C, with a wind chill of -32°C in the morning and -15°C in the afternoon. The UV index will be low at 1, but the risk of frostbite remains.

Night: Cloudiness will increase, with a low of -13°C.

Historical Weather Context

Armstrong has experienced a wide range of temperatures on this date historically, with the warmest being +0.2°C in 1981 and the coldest at a frigid -49.4°C in 1963.

Wardrobe Recommendations

Residents should dress in multiple layers, including thermal wear, a heavy coat, gloves, a hat, and insulated boots. Protecting all exposed skin is crucial to prevent frostbite, especially in the evening and overnight.

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