Forecast Windsor-Essex: Thursday, January 11, 2018
Forecast from Environment Canada as of 3:30pm.
Potential for icy conditions Friday.
Rain, which will affect the area tonight, is forecast to change to snow Friday as temperatures plummet with the passage of a cold front. There may also be a brief period of freezing rain during the changeover from rain to snow. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots could become icy and slippery. Extra care should be taken when walking or driving in affected areas. The snow is forecast to taper off behind the cold front, limiting snowfall amounts to a few centimetres at most.
Tonight: Periods of rain changing to periods of freezing rain before morning. Wind south 20 km/h becoming northwest 20 gusting to 40 late this evening. Low 0 C.
Friday: Periods of freezing rain changing to periods of snow in the morning. Snowfall amount 2 cm. Wind north 30 km/h gusting to 50. Temperature falling to - 5 C in the afternoon.
Saturday: A mix of sun and cloud with 40% chance of flurries. Windy. High -8 C.
Sunday: Sunny. High -8 C.
Monday: A mix of sun and cloud with 60% chance of flurries. High -6 C.
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