Saturday, May 16, 2009

Yesterday was a little drizzly and damp for the most part.We had a bit of clearing in the afternoon and temps were quite nice.The evening saw a return to clouds,showers and fog with temps remaining mild.
The high on my thermometer yesterday was +18°C.
Today is expected to be cloudy but warm.Rain and cooler tomorrow.
The forecast:
Today
Periods of drizzle and a few showers ending this morning then cloudy with sunny periods. Fog retreating to the coast early this morning. High 12 except 16 inland. UV index 6 or high.

Tonight
Cloudy. Fog spreading inland. Wind southeast 20 km/h. Low 8.

Sunday
Cloudy. Rain beginning in the morning. Amount 10 to 15 mm. Fog retreating to the coast in the morning. Wind south 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming southwest 20 late in the day. High 9 except 13 inland.
Current conditions:
+13°C
Overcast
Calm.


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Friday, May 15, 2009

Yesterday was a nice day although it was not as warm as Wednesday and it was a little breezy.The high on my thermometer was +23°C.
Overnight the sky completely clouded over and rain is on the way,expected to start near noon and last for the day and into the weekend.
The forecast:
Today
Cloudy with sunny periods. A few showers beginning near noon. Amount 2 mm. Fog along the coast. Wind south 30 km/h gusting to 50. High 12 except 16 inland. UV index 6 or high.

Tonight
Showers and periods of drizzle. Amount 2 mm. Fog. Wind south 20 km/h becoming light this evening. Low 8.

Saturday
Cloudy with sunny periods. A few showers and drizzle beginning in the evening. Fog along the coast. Wind becoming southeast 20 km/h late in the day. High 12 except 16 inland.
Current conditions:
+11°C
Overcast
Wind is moderate SW.


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Thursday, May 14, 2009

Wow!! What a nice day we had here yesterday! Temps were very warm and it was clear.That lasted well into the evening and it was a really good night to view the ISS as it passed over NS.
The high on my thermometers yesterday were:+18°C in the shade and +25°C in the sun.We were still at +10°C at midnight.
Overnight some the temps dropped and fog moved in.It's still a bit foggy here this morning but it's rapidly disappearing.Today should be similar to yesterday and then we're in for a couple of wet days for the weekend.
The forecast:
Today
Sunny. Fog retreating to the coast early this morning. Wind becoming south 20 km/h near noon. High 10 except 21 inland. UV index 7 or high.
Tonight
Increasing cloudiness. 40 percent chance of showers overnight. Fog spreading inland this evening. Wind south 30 km/h. Low 8.
Friday
Cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers early in the morning. Rain beginning in the morning. Amount 25 mm. Fog. Wind south 30 km/h gusting to 50. High 10.


Current conditions:
+4°C
Foggy
Wind is calm.
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If you're in NS and it's clear,here are the ISS viewing times for the next couple of days:
Thursday 14 May
Rises in the SW @ 9:3PM.
Rises in the NW @ 11:06PM.

Friday 15 May
Rises in the SW @ 8:21PM.
Rises near the W @ 9:58PM.
Rises in the NW @ 11:33PM.

Saturday 16 May
Rises in the SW @ 8:47PM
Rises in the NW @ 10:23PM

Wednesday, May 13, 2009

We had a pretty decent day here yesterday with warm temps until the evening when the fog moved ashore once again.A few spotty showers were also in the area in the late evening.
The high on my thermometer yesterday was +20°C.
This morning it is cool and foggy with some clearing expected later.

Current conditions:+6°C
Foggy
Wind is calm.

The forecast:
Today
Sunny with cloudy periods. Fog patches early this morning. High 10 except 17 inland. UV index 6 or high.
Tonight
Clear. Fog patches overnight. Low plus 5.
Thursday
Sunny. Increasing cloudiness in the evening. Wind becoming southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 in the afternoon. High 10 except 20 inland.

Tuesday, May 12, 2009

Generally speaking,yesterday wasn't too bad here.It was dry and mostly sunny but a little on the cool side,especially in the morning.Although temps were in the normal range in the afternoon,the evening temps dropped to the single digits and we were fogged in by midnight.
The high on my thermometer yesterday was +15°C.
It is still a little foggy here this morning and showers are a possibility this afternoon.Temps are forecast to be below normal today with an improvement tomorrow.
The forecast:
Today
A mix of sun and cloud. 70 percent chance of showers this afternoon. Fog patches early this morning. High 7 except 12 inland. UV index 6 or high.
Tonight
Clearing this evening. Fog patches overnight. Low plus 1.
Wednesday
Sunny. High 10 except 16 inland.
Current conditions:
+6°C
Overcast w/ fog
Wind is light NE.

Monday, May 11, 2009

We didn't get any rain here yesterday as forecast.The morning was sunny and warm but clouds moved into the area in the afternoon and it was quite windy.The sky remained mostly overcast through the evening and overnight and the temps dropped to the single digits.
The high on my thermometer yesterday was +20°C.
This morning it is quite cool and calm.Conditions are expected to remain somewhat unsettled and temps are expected to be below normal for a couple of days and then it's back to normal temps,with sunshine,for mid-week.
This week is expected to be much dryer than the last one was.

The forecast:
Today
A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of showers late this afternoon. High 10. UV index 6 or high.

Tonight
Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers. Low plus 3.

Tuesday
A mix of sun and cloud. High 7 except 12 inland.

Current conditions:+5°C
Partly clear
Wind is calm.

Sunday, May 10, 2009

Yesterday started out quite nice with lots of sun and temps up to +20°C before noon.By early afternoon the sky had clouded over and we started to get some light rain.The showers lasted through the evening and it was also very foggy.
Overnight the showers ended and most of the fog lifted but we are not expecting to see the sun today.The rest of the week is forecast to be better.

The forecast for the upcoming week:
Today
A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy this afternoon with a few showers. Fog patches along parts of the coast this morning. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming west 40 gusting to 60 near noon. High 13. UV index 6 or high.

Tonight
Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Wind west 40 km/h gusting to 60 becoming northwest 20 this evening. Low plus 5.

Monday
Cloudy with sunny periods. 40 percent chance of showers in the morning. High 10.

Tuesday
Sunny. Low minus 1. High 9.

Wednesday
A mix of sun and cloud. Low plus 2. High 10.

Thursday
A mix of sun and cloud. Low plus 3. High 13.

Friday
A mix of sun and cloud with 40 percent chance of showers. Low 6. High 12.

Saturday
A mix of sun and cloud. Low 7. High 12.
The high on my thermometer yesterday was +20°C.
Current conditions:+12°C
Overcast
Calm.