Amherst, NS

Current Conditions

 

-8°C

Wind:
NNE 42 gust 54 km/h
Wind Chill:
-19

Conditions details

Observed at:
Nappan AAFC
Date:
10:00 AM AST Tuesday 27 January 2015
Condition:
Not observed
Pressure:
101.2 kPa
Tendency:
falling
Temperature:
-8.2°C
Dewpoint:
-8.4°C
Humidity:
98%
Wind:
NNE 42 gust 54 km/h
Wind Chill:
-19
Forecast

Graphic forecast

Detailed forecast

Issued: 5:00 AM AST Tuesday 27 January 2015

Blizzard warning in effect.

Tuesday, 27 January
Snow at times heavy and blowing snow

Cloudy. Snow at times heavy and blowing snow beginning early this morning. Amount 30 cm. Wind northeast 40 km/h gusting to 60 increasing to 60 gusting to 90 this morning. High minus 6. Cold wind chill minus 25 this morning.

Tuesday night, 27 January
Ice pellets or snow

Snow at times heavy mixed with ice pellets changing to ice pellets this evening then to snow overnight. Risk of freezing rain late this evening and after midnight. Snow and ice pellet amount 2 to 4 cm. Local blowing snow. Wind northeast 50 km/h gusting to 80 becoming north 30 gusting to 50 after midnight. Temperature rising to minus 3 by morning.

Wednesday, 28 January
Periods of snow

Periods of snow and local blowing snow. Amount 5 cm. Wind north 40 km/h gusting to 60 becoming northwest 30 gusting to 50 in the afternoon. Temperature falling to minus 9 in the afternoon.

Thursday, 29 January
Sunny

Sunny. Low minus 12. High minus 4.

Friday, 30 January
Cloudy

Cloudy. Low minus 7. High minus 1.

Saturday, 31 January
Periods of snow

Periods of snow. Windy. Low minus 4. High minus 1.

Sunday, 1 February
A mix of sun and cloud

A mix of sun and cloud. Low minus 16. High minus 10.

Monday, 2 February
Flurries

Flurries. Low minus 17. High minus 10.

Historical Data

Yesterday

Max:
-9.2°C
Min:
-14.7°C
Precip:
0.2 mm

Normals

Max:
-2°C
Min:
-12°C

Today

Sunrise:
7:45
Sunset:
17:14

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