Saturday, December 20, 2008

Saturday Dec 20 - Seriously Cold

It is very cold here this morning.Along with that we had another light coating of snow overnight.
Tomorrow may be worse....there's snow on the way and,as usual,there will be a change over to rain.The only good thing about that is that it will be warmer than it is currently.

The high on my thermometer yesterday was 0°C.
Currently(8AM):
-10°C
Mostly clear.
Wind is light N.

The forecast:
Today 
Day: Flurries ending this morning then cloudy. Local amount 2 cm. Wind northeast 30 km/h. High minus 3.
Night: Clearing this evening. Wind northeast 20 km/h becoming light this evening. Low minus 6. 

Sunday
Increasing cloudiness. Snow at times heavy beginning in the afternoon changing to rain in the evening. Risk of freezing rain in the evening. Snowfall amount 5 to 10 cm. Rainfall amount 5 mm. Blowing snow late in the day. Wind becoming east 30 km/h in the morning then southeast 50 gusting to 80 in the afternoon. High plus 1.

Friday, December 19, 2008

Friday Dec 19 - Wintery

It's kind of 'wintery' here again today.Yesterday was a cold and windy day and last night the temps dropped to -10°C.We had a passing flurry or two that produced just enough to cover the ground.
Temps are beginning to rise this morning and we are up to -4°C.A few flurries are forecast for today and tomorrow and then periods of snow for Sunday.Hopefully it won't be anything like the 15-20cm forecast for the Toronto area today.

The high on my thermometer yesterday was 0°C.
Currently(9AM):
-4°C
Clear
Wind is light W.

The forecast:
Today
Day: A mix of sun and cloud. 40 percent chance of flurries this morning and early this afternoon. Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. Temperature falling to minus 7 this afternoon.
Night: Cloudy. A few flurries beginning this evening. Amount 2 cm. Wind northeast 30 km/h. Low minus 11.
Saturday
A few flurries ending in the morning then a mix of sun and cloud. Wind northeast 30 km/h. High minus 4.

Thursday, December 18, 2008

Thursday Dec 18 - A Little Colder

Yesterday was a little messy here with a couple of centimeters of snow and then some rain.Temps started off below freezing and rose in the afternoon to near +5.Most of the snow that we got in the morning rained away but the roads and streets were quite slippery for awhile.The temp dropped back to the freezing point in the evening and then to a little below during the overnight hours.
There doesn't appear to be any significant weather coming our way until Sunday.Periods of snow are forecast but no amounts have been determined.

The high on my thermometer yesterday was +5°C.
Currently(8AM):
-4°C
Clear
Wind is light NW

The forecast:
Today
Day: Cloudy with sunny periods. 30 percent chance of flurries this afternoon. Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High zero.
Night: Cloudy periods with 40 percent chance of flurries. Wind west 20 km/h gusting to 40. Low minus 5.
Friday
Sunny with cloudy periods. Increasing cloudiness in the afternoon. Wind northwest 20 km/h becoming northeast 20 late in the day. High minus 2 with temperature falling to minus 7 in the afternoon.

Wednesday, December 17, 2008

Wednesday Dec 17 - Messy Maybe

Yesterday was a cool day with showers with a slight amount of snow mixed in occasionally.The day started at +10°C but had dropped to +5 by noon.The precip ended in the early evening and the temp dropped to a tad below freezing.
A little snow changing to rain is expected today.So far,there isn't any precip falling here.

The high on my thermometer yesterday was +10°C.
Currently(7:30AM):
-3°C
Overcast
Wind is light NE.

The forecast:
Today
Day: Cloudy. Snow beginning this morning changing to rain late this morning. Snowfall amount 2 to 4 cm except 10 cm inland. Rainfall amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind northeast 20 km/h becoming east 30 this morning. High plus 5.
Night: Showers ending this evening then cloudy. Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 60. Temperature rising to 9 this evening then falling.
Thursday
Cloudy with sunny periods and 30 percent chance of flurries. Wind northwest 20 km/h. High plus 1.

Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Tuesday Dec 16 - Rain

Yesterday was warm and a bit damp until the evening when the rain started.We had quite a bit of rain overnight and it's still raining this morning.The wind was also quite strong yesterday evening.Temps are well above freezing but a drop is expected later today and the rain will possibly change to snow.The precip is expected to persist into tomorrow.

The high on my thermometer yesterday was +12°C.
Currently(8AM):
10°C
Overcast with rain
Wind is light SW

The forecast:
Today
Day: Periods of rain changing to snow early this afternoon and ending this afternoon then cloudy. Rainfall amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind southwest 50 km/h gusting to 70 becoming northwest 30 gusting to 50 near noon. Temperature falling to minus 1 this afternoon.
Night: Cloudy. Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light near midnight. Low minus 5.
Wednesday
Cloudy. Snow beginning late in the morning changing to rain in the afternoon and ending in the evening. Snowfall amount 5 to 10 cm. Rainfall amount 10 to 15 mm. Wind becoming east 30 km/h late in the morning then becoming southwest 30 gusting to 60 late in the day. High plus 5.

Monday, December 15, 2008

Monday Dec 15 - Warm Again

After a fairly cool day yesterday the temps began to rise in the evening and are above freezing this morning.Showers are a good possibility for today and into tomorrow and then a drop in temps is expected and some snow mixed with rain may be falling on Wednesday.The end of the week is forecast to be much cooler.

The high on my thermometer yesterday was +1°C.
Currently(7AM):
+6°C
Overcast/fog
Wind is light SW

The forecast:
Today
Day: Cloudy with sunny periods and 60 percent chance of showers. Wind southwest 20 km/h except gusting to 50 along the Atlantic coast. High 12.
Night: Cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers this evening. Periods of rain beginning near midnight. Amount 5 mm. Fog patches developing near midnight. Wind southwest 40 km/h gusting to 70. Temperature steady near 12.
Tuesday
Periods of rain ending in the afternoon then clearing. Amount 10 mm. Fog patches dissipating late in the morning. Wind southwest 40 km/h gusting to 70 becoming northwest 30 gusting to 50 late in the morning. Temperature falling to zero in the afternoon.

Sunday, December 14, 2008

Sunday Dec 14 - COLD!!!

It's cold here.Yesterday our temps were below freezing for the day and dropped to -10°C through the night.There were also a few light flurries but no accumulation here.We are supposed to warm up to 0°C today and then there's much warmer weather in store for us this week.Tomorrow and Tuesday are to be well above normal and then mid-week the temps drop and some mixed precip is forecast.

The high on my thermometer yesterday was 0°C.
Currently(9AM):
-10°C
Clear
Calm

The forecast:
Today
Day: Sunny. Wind north 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this morning. High zero.
Night: Increasing cloudiness. 40 percent chance of showers overnight. Wind becoming southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 this evening. Temperature rising to 6 by morning.

Monday
Cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers. Wind southwest 40 km/h gusting to 70. High 11.