Extreme cold moving eastward into Ontario and Quebec

Wind chill values of minus 45 C (-49 F) in some areas.

BRITISH COLUMBIA

Wednesday 01 February 2017
Arctic outflow warning for: North Coast – inland sections

Arctic outflow warnings are issued when bitterly cold air flows from the interior to coastal communities and the outflow winds create wind chill values of -20 C (-4 F) or less for 6 hours or more.

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?bc9#1238370031055536924201702010502ww1171cwvr

NUNAVUT

Blizzard warning for: Arviat, Baker Lake, Naujaat and Rankin Region including Whale Cove regions

Blizzard conditions continue this afternoon at Baker Lake, Naujaat, Rankin Inlet, and Arviat…

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?nu3#2029404871312998917201701300501ww1373cwnt (also nu2, nu5 and nu1 in the address link for the other affected areas)

ONTARIO

Extreme Cold Warning for: Attawapiskat and Peawanuck regions

Wind chill values of minus 45 C (-49 F) overnight into Thursday morning.

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?on52#2036071931894699293201702010503ww1373cwto (also on50 in the address link for the Peawanuck warning)

Snow squall warning in effect for: Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay region

Local snowfall amounts of 15 cm (5.9″) likely by Thursday morning.

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?on35#2042030771341222410201702010503ww1272cwto

QUEBEC

Extreme Cold Warning for: Chibougamau and Waskaganish regions

Wind chill values near -40 C (-40 F) are expected beginning overnight tonight through Thursday morning.

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?qc19#51428944320414503201702010504ww1070cwul (also qc20 in the address link for the Waskaganish warning)

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/index_e.html

Thanks to Terry Homeniuk for these links


1 thought on “Extreme cold moving eastward into Ontario and Quebec

  1. Every fisherman knows you see some weird things, hot or cold, but I think this pike bit more than he could swallow. Fish almost always try to surface to rid themselves of something no longer wanted, I think this one was no where big enough to swallow that bass and took a break too close to the surface. He was kinda like some people we know about here, He bit off more than he could chew. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-5C9LpDgXLw

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