Weather Outlook for Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug, Bearskin Lake, Sachigo Lake, Kasabonika, and Sandy Lake

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Current Conditions and Forecast Overview

As of 5:00 AM CDT on Wednesday, June 5, 2024, Big Trout Lake Airport reports a temperature of 16°C under mostly cloudy skies. The barometric pressure is 99.5 kPa with a humidity level of 91%. Winds are from the south-southeast at 22 km/h, providing good visibility at 16 km.

Today’s Weather: June 5, 2024

Morning to Afternoon:
The day will remain mostly cloudy with a 40% chance of showers this morning. Showers are expected to begin near noon with a risk of thunderstorms this afternoon. The local rainfall amount could range from 5 to 10 mm. Winds will shift from the southeast at 30 km/h to the southwest at 20 km/h late this morning, becoming light by the afternoon. The high temperature will reach 16°C, and the UV index is moderate at 3.

Tonight, the region will experience showers with a continued risk of thunderstorms. The local rainfall amount could range from 10 to 20 mm. The temperature will drop to a low of 10°C.

Tomorrow’s Weather: June 6, 2024

Morning to Afternoon:
Thursday will start with a few showers ending near noon, followed by cloudy skies with a 40% chance of additional showers. There is a risk of thunderstorms in the morning. The high will be around 14°C, with a UV index of 2, indicating low sun exposure risk.

The night will remain cloudy with a 60% chance of showers, and temperatures will fall to a low of 10°C.

Extended Outlook

Friday, June 7, 2024:
The forecast for Friday includes continued cloudiness with a 60% chance of showers. The high will be around 15°C. In the evening, the sky will remain cloudy, and the temperature will be at a low of 11°C.

Historical Weather Trivia

On June 5, the highest recorded temperature in the region was 30°C in 2012, while the lowest recorded temperature was 1°C in 1963. This demonstrates the potential variability in early June weather for these northern communities.

Wardrobe Suggestions

For today’s weather, wear layered and waterproof clothing to stay comfortable and dry during showers and potential thunderstorms. Light, breathable clothing is suitable for the daytime, but keep a rain jacket or umbrella handy for the afternoon and evening.


The Kitchenuhmaykoosib Inninuwug, Bearskin Lake, Sachigo Lake, Kasabonika, and Sandy Lake regions will experience mixed weather conditions with showers and potential thunderstorms over the next couple of days. Be prepared for quick changes, and ensure you have appropriate clothing and gear for both cool and rainy weather.

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