With the official start of winter scheduled for Dec. 21, it appears as Old Man Winter himself has received the memo, with cloudy skies and a chance of flurries dominating Windsor, Ont.’s forecast ahead of the Christmas holidays.
According to Environment Canada, Saturday’s forecast is calling for mainly cloudy skies and a 40 percent chance of flurries. Winds are sustained at 30 km/h and will gust up to 50 km/h, but the high of -2 C will feel like -10 C with the wind chill.
Overnight Saturday, overcast skies will continue and there will be a 40 per cent chance of flurries. Winds will dip down slightly to 20 km/h with gusts of up to 40 km/h, and the temperature will hold at -12 C with the wind chill.
For the latter half of the weekend, Windsor can expect a mix of sun and cloud, before giving way to cloudy skies around noon and a 40 per cent chance of flurries in the afternoon.
Moderate winds of 30 km/h will continue on Sunday, with gusts of up to 50 km/h expected. Sunday’s high will reach – 1 C, but will feel like – 12 C with the wind chill.
On Sunday night the low will reach – 2 C with a 30 per cent chance of flurries.
Here’s a look at Windsor’s forecast for the rest of the week:
Monday: Cloudy with a 30 percent chance of flurries. High of 1 C
Tuesday: Cloudy. High of 2 C
Wednesday: Cloudy. High of 0 C
Thursday: Cloudy with a 60 per cent chance of flurries or rain showers. High of 1 C
Friday: Cloudy with a 60 percent chance of flurries. windy High of – 6c