Climate: Friday is frigid with a frostbite advisory in impact, wind chill again close to -30 tonight


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Like we would have liked another excuse to remain residence, Friday is flat-out frigid.

The mercury sat at -23 C with a wind chill of -32 as of seven a.m. with a frostbite advisory issued by Ottawa Public Well being in impact.

Friday’s excessive is -12 C with wind of as much as 15 km/h underneath primarily sunny skies, in line with the Surroundings and Local weather Change Canada forecast.

Friday night time is evident with a low of -23 C and wind of as much as 15 km/h producing a wind chill of -29 and the chance of frostbite.

Saturday is sunny changing into blended within the morning with a excessive of -14 C and wind of as much as 15 km/h. The wind chill is -17 within the afternoon.

Flurries are within the forecast for Saturday night time, together with a extra seasonal low of -16 C.

Blended skies are forecast for Sunday and Monday with highs of -Eight C and -9 C and lows of -15 C and -16 C. There’s a 30 per cent likelihood of flurries Monday night time.

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Tuesday is cloudy with a 60 per cent likelihood of flurries, excessive of -Eight C and low of -16 C.

It’s again to blended skies Wednesday with a excessive of -7 C and low of -13 C.

There’s a 60 per cent likelihood of flurries Thursday with a excessive of -6 C.

“Normals” for this time of 12 months are highs of -Four C and lows of -13 C.

Dawn is at 7:08 a.m. and sundown is at 5:25 p.m.

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