Winnipeg Weather Outlook: Clouds and Rain for Thursday

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May 2, 2024: Winnipeg’s Detailed Weather Forecast with Rainy Conditions

Winnipeg – Weather  – At 4:00 AM CDT today, the weather at Winnipeg Richardson International Airport reports mostly cloudy skies with a temperature slightly under the day’s forecasted low at 4.9°C. The humidity is high at 93%, creating a moisture-laden atmosphere, evidenced by fog patches that are expected to dissipate this morning. The air pressure is at 101.3 kPa and is rising, indicating a slight improvement in weather conditions despite the incoming precipitation. Winds are currently gentle from the east at 9 km/h, with excellent visibility at 24 kilometers.

Today’s Weather Overview

Current Conditions

Winnipeg starts the day with mostly cloudy skies. Rain is set to begin this morning, with anticipated precipitation amounts ranging from 10 to 15 mm. As the day progresses, winds will shift to the southeast and increase to 20 km/h, bringing a mild high of 11°C. The UV index remains low at 2, reflecting the limited sunshine due to cloud coverage.

Tomorrow’s Forecast

Expected Conditions

Friday, May 3, continues with rainy weather as showers are expected throughout the day. Early in the afternoon, the wind will change direction to the northwest at 20 km/h, with temperatures peaking at 10°C. The UV index will again be low at 2.

The evening will remain cloudy with a 60 percent chance of showers, cooling down to a low of 3°C.

The weekend sees an improvement in weather conditions starting Saturday, May 4, with skies clearing and temperatures rising to a pleasant 14°C. The night will be clear with a low of 4°C.

Sunday promises a sunny day with a high of 17°C, offering a warm and clear end to the weekend. The nighttime will follow suit with clear skies and a low of 8°C.

Wardrobe Recommendations

Given the rainy and cloudy conditions expected for the next couple of days, residents should opt for waterproof jackets and umbrellas. Footwear that can handle wet conditions is also advisable. As the weather clears up over the weekend, lighter layers and sunglasses will be more appropriate.

Weather Trivia

Winnipeg is renowned for its extreme weather conditions, often recording some of the coldest winter temperatures in major Canadian cities but also experiencing beautifully warm summers.

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