Saturday, July 25, 2009

ISS tonight over NS

If it’s clear tonight:

Possible view @ 8:28PM rising in the NW,traveling almost directly overhead as it heads to the SW.

BEST VIEW @ 10:04PM rising in the NW,traveling to the south through the western sky.

 

A. Conrad
webmaster for
The Liverpool Weather Cam

 

Currently(8:20AM): +14°C,overcast,calm

Yesterday was a washout here.There were periods of very heavy rain from the mid-afternoon until the early evening and the rest of the day was filled with showers,drizzle,fog and lots of wind.The temps were very cool for this time of the year and the high was only +18°C.

Conditions are expected to improve slightly today and then much better weather is on the way for next week.

The 2 day forecast:

  • Today

Periods of drizzle or showers ending near noon then a mix of sun and cloud.

Fog patches dissipating this morning. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h this morning.

High 22. UV index 6 or high.

  • Tonight

Cloudy periods. 60 percent chance of drizzle overnight. Fog patches developing near midnight.

Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming light this evening.

Low 16.

  • Sunday

Sunny with cloudy periods. Fog patches dissipating in the morning.

High 27 except 23 along parts of the coast.

 

 

A. Conrad
webmaster for
The Liverpool Weather Cam

 

Friday, July 24, 2009

Currently(8AM): +15°C,overcast w/drizzle,wind is brisk E.

Yesterday was a mostly wet and overcast day here.There were a few periods when it looked like it was going to clear but that didn’t happen.Those conditions persisted through the evening and overnight.The high yesterday was +23°C.

A large area of rain and wind is moving this way and the following weather statement has been issued by Environment Canada:

WOCN11 CWHX 240842
Special weather statement for Nova Scotia issued by Environment
Canada at 5:42 AM ADT Friday 24 July 2009.
A low pressure system just off Long Island will cross southern New
Brunswick on Saturday.  Rain at times heavy has already begun over 
southwestern Nova Scotia and will spread across the mainland today 
and into Cape Breton tonight.  As well strong winds will approach 
gale force near the Atlantic coast.  Much of the Nova Scotia could 
receive upwards of 30 millimetres of rain with this system.
This..In addition to the past rainfall on Wednesday..Could produce 
local flooding especially over southwestern Nova Scotia.  Also spring 
tides will occur near midnight tonight and may contribute to the 
flooding in the southwest.

 

The 2 day forecast:

  • Today

Rain. Amount 20 mm. Fog patches developing late this afternoon.

Wind becoming east 30 km/h gusting to 50 this morning.

High 19.

  • Tonight

Rain ending this evening then cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers.

Amount 10 mm. Fog patches.

Wind east 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming south 30 this evening then southwest 20 gusting to 40 before morning.

Low 17.

  • Saturday

Periods of drizzle ending in the morning then a mix of sun and cloud.

Fog patches dissipating late in the morning.

Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40.

High 19.

 

 

A. Conrad
webmaster for
The Liverpool Weather Cam

 

Thursday, July 23, 2009

Currently(8AM): +18°C,partly clear,wind is light W

Yesterday was a mostly overcast day but quite warm.There were some periods of sun in the late afternoon and the temp was a humid +26°C here.The clouds and fog moved back in in the evening and it remained overcast through the night.This morning it is attempting to clear but the forecast is for rain and clouds for the next few days.

The 2 day forecast:

  • Today

Periods of drizzle ending this morning then cloudy.

Fog patches dissipating early this morning.

High 20.

UV index 5 or moderate.

  • Tonight

Cloudy. Low 16.

  • Friday

Cloudy. Periods of rain beginning in the afternoon.

Wind becoming southeast 20 km/h late in the morning.

High 19.

 

 

A. Conrad
webmaster for
The Liverpool Weather Cam

 

Wednesday, July 22, 2009

Wet

Currently(9AM) in Liverpool: +19°C,overcast with heavy rain,wind is light SW.

Yesterday was just a cloudy day with some showers.Afternoon temps were in the lower +20°C range.The evening was very foggy with a few showers that increased overnight.

This morning it is raining quite hard with more expected throughout the day.Clearing and cooler tomorrow then back to rain to end the week.

The 2 day forecast:

  • Today

Cloudy. Rain beginning early this morning and ending this afternoon then 60 percent chance of showers late this afternoon.

Risk of a thundershower. Amount 10 to 15 mm except locally 40 mm in areas of heaviest rain.

Fog patches. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 this morning.

High 20. UV index 3 or moderate.

 

  • Tonight

Cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers this evening. Fog patches dissipating this evening.

Wind west 20 km/h becoming north 20 overnight.

Low 14.

 

  • Thursday

Cloudy. Becoming cloudy periods late in the day.

Wind north 20 km/h becoming northeast 20 in the morning.

High 19.

 

 

A. Conrad
webmaster for
The Liverpool Weather Cam

 

Tuesday, July 21, 2009

Wet

Currently(8AM) in Liverpool: +17°C,overcast,calm.

Yesterday was a very hot day here.Afternoon temps were near +30°C,the sky was mostly clear and there was a nice SW breeze.The evening was warm and clear until about 9:30PM when clouds began to move into the area.Overnight there were a few showers and more rain is expected for today and into tomorrow.

Drier weather will be back on Thursday and the rest of the week is not looking too bad at this point.

The 2 day forecast:

  • Today

Cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers this morning.

Periods of rain beginning early this afternoon. Amount 5 mm. High 22.

UV index 4 or moderate.

  • Tonight

Rain with the risk of a thundershower. Amount 10 to 15 mm.

 Fog patches. Low 18.

  • Wednesday

Rain ending in the morning then cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers.

Risk of a thundershower early in the morning. Fog patches dissipating in the morning.

Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h in the afternoon. High 22.

 

 

A. Conrad
webmaster for
The Liverpool Weather Cam

 

Monday, July 20, 2009

HOT!

Currently(8AM) in Liverpool: +13°C,clear,wind is light SW.

Yesterday was a scorcher here with afternoon temps in the upper +20°Cs.It was sunny and humid with a nice westerly breeze.

The evening was clear and comfortable with temps in the mid-teens.Another great night for viewing the ISS with Endeavour docked along with a few shooting stars….pic: http://spaceweather.com/submissions/pics/a/Alan-Conrad-IMG_1192_1248055755.jpg?PHPSESSID=s3c8tln59m1sk6fhu4tle7o0h5

Today and tomorrow are expected to very similar to yesterday and today is off to a good start already.Rain is possible for Wednesday.

The 3 day forecast:

  • Today

Sunny. High 27. UV index 8 or very high.

  • Tonight

Clear. Fog patches developing overnight. Low 16.

  • Tuesday

Sunny with cloudy periods. Increasing cloudiness in the afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 27.

  • Wednesday

Periods of rain. Low 16. High 24.

 

A. Conrad
webmaster for
The Liverpool Weather Cam

 

Sunday, July 19, 2009

Hot and Muggy in NS

Currently(10AM) in Liverpool: +21°C,mostly overcast,wind is calm.

Yesterday was a mostly overcast and rainy day.The rain/drizzle lasted well into the evening(didn’t put a damper on the KISS concert in Halifax,though).Overnight,some clearing began and it looks like today is going to be a nice summer day.Even better weather on the way for tomorrow and the week ahead is not looking too bad at all.

The forecast for the week:

  • Today

Cloudy. Becoming sunny with cloudy periods this morning.

40 percent chance of showers this afternoon. Risk of a thundershower.

Fog patches dissipating this morning. Wind becoming west 20 km/h early this afternoon.

High 25. UV index 8 or very high.

 

  • Tonight

Cloudy periods with 40 percent chance of showers early this evening.

Otherwise clear. Wind west 20 km/h becoming light this evening.

Low 15.

 

  • Monday

Sunny. Increasing cloudiness in the evening.

Wind becoming west 20 km/h late in the morning.

High 27.

 

  • Tuesday

A mix of sun and cloud. Low 17. High 29.

 

  • Wednesday

Showers. Low 16. High 24.

 

  • Thursday
  • Sunny. Low 16. High 25.

 

  • Friday

Cloudy. Low 16. High 25.

 

  • Saturday

Cloudy. Low 17. High 26.

 

 

A. Conrad
webmaster for
The Liverpool Weather Cam