Cloudy and warmer, flurries for this morning throughout the afternoon then becoming cloudy with low to moderate winds and windchill’s. The deep freeze will be back overnight with winchill’s in the mid to high -30c’s. Currently we have cloudy sky’s, flurries, a temperature of -6C with no winchill as our winds are calm.
There is no weather warning but there is a BLOWING SNOW ADVISORY for the LAKE today. CAUTION for fishermen on the lake today.
The highways in and around our area are slick as flurries fall and will get worse throughout the day. Please take caution when traveling and plan ahead.
HAVE A GREAT LOVE DAY!
Statements (In effect)
Blowing snow advisory in effect
Lake Winnipeg – north basin
Issued 02:15 AM CST 14 February 2018Poor visibility in snow and blowing snow is expected or occurring.
Northeasterly winds of 50 gusting to 70 km/h are expected to develop near noon today and subside somewhat early this evening. These strong winds along with 5 to 10 cm of snow today will create reduced visibilities in blowing snow.
Blowing snow advisories are issued when winds are expected to create blowing snow giving poor visibility to 800 metres or less for at least 3 hours.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet reports using #MBStorm.
CURRENT HIGHWAY CONDITIONS
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