Sioux Lookout a Chilly Start Friday and a much Milder Weekend

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Friday Forecast

Today, expect a mix of sun and cloud with a 30% chance of early morning flurries, clearing up as the day progresses. The wind chill is forecasted to drop to a biting -33°C in the morning, improving slightly to -18°C in the afternoon. The high is expected to reach -12°C. With such extreme cold, the risk of frostbite is high. The UV index remains low at 1.

Friday Night

The skies will clear tonight, but the cold intensifies with a low of -20°C and wind chills making it feel like -29°C overnight. The risk of frostbite continues; residents should take precautions if heading outdoors.

Saturday’s Shift

Saturday morning will see increasing cloudiness, with a 40% chance of flurries by late afternoon as winds pick up, gusting up to 40 km/h. The temperature makes a surprising climb to a high of +1°C, though the morning wind chill will feel like -24°C.

Saturday Night to Sunday

Cloudiness continues into Saturday night with a 60% chance of flurries and a low of -7°C. Sunday offers a mix of sun and cloud with a 30% chance of flurries and a high of -3°C, dipping to -14°C overnight amidst cloudy periods with a 60% chance of flurries.

Safety Tips: With fluctuating temperatures and wind chills, residents are reminded to prepare for sudden weather changes. Layer clothing, limit exposure to the cold, and stay informed on the latest weather updates.

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