A seasonal Saturday with a chance of showers in Ottawa
Environment Canada is forecasting a mainly cloudy day in Ottawa with a chance to see a bit of rain.
The forecast for Saturday includes a seasonal high of around 12 C, with a mainly cloudy sky and a 40 per cent chance of showers.
The UV index is 5, or moderate.
A 40 per cent chance of showers lingers overnight with a low of 5 C. Fog patches are expected to form overnight but should dissipate Sunday morning.
Sunday's outlook is slightly warmer than average, with a high of 15 C, and a 40 per cent chance of showers, including the risk of a thunderstorm in the afternoon.
On Monday, expect a partly cloudy sky with a high of 15 C.
Clouds and a chance of showers are in the outlook for Tuesday. Wednesday's forecast is unseasonably cold with the potential for rain or snow.
Public Health Ontario reported 3,166 cases of COVID-19 in Ontario on Friday, including 106 in Ottawa.
With more people looking for work in the capital last month, Ottawa's unemployment rate increased from 6.3 per cent in March to 6.7 per cent in April.
In a statement on its website, Loblaw reported Thursday that five employees at the Loblaws at 1910 St. Laurent Blvd. tested positive for COVID-19.