Forecasts for central and northern Alberta


* NOTE: Corrected and/or amended bulletins are listed first *

 
FPCN16 CWWG 242200
Forecasts for Central and Northern Alberta issued by Environment
Canada at 4.00 pm mdt Friday 24 March 2017 for tonight Saturday and
Saturday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 5.00 am Saturday.

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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:
 HWY 16 - OBED SUMMIT:              1164 METRES.
 HINTON:                            1003 METRES.
 GRANDE CACHE:                      1280 METRES.
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City of Edmonton - St. Albert - Sherwood Park.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries this evening
 and after midnight. Fog patches developing overnight. Wind southeast
 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low minus 1.
Saturday..A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of rain showers
 or flurries in the afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the
 morning. High 7. UV index 3 or moderate.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early in
 the evening. Low minus 2.

Spruce Grove - Morinville - Mayerthorpe - Evansburg.
Tonight..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries this evening and after
 midnight with risk of freezing rain. Fog patches developing
 overnight. Wind southeast 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this
 evening. Low minus 3.
Saturday..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers or flurries in
 the afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 8.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early in
 the evening. Low minus 3.

Fort Saskatchewan - Vegreville - Redwater - Smoky Lake.
Tonight..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries this evening and after
 midnight. Fog patches developing overnight. Wind southeast 20 km/h
 gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low zero.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers or
 flurries in the afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the morning.
 High 11.
Saturday night..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early in the
 evening. Low minus 1.

Drayton Valley - Devon - Rimbey - Pigeon Lake.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries this evening
 and after midnight with risk of freezing rain. Fog patches
 developing overnight. Wind southeast 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming
 light this evening. Low zero.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers or
 flurries in the afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the morning.
 High 11.
Saturday night..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early in the
 evening. Low minus 1.

Leduc - Camrose - Wetaskiwin - Tofield.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries this evening
 and after midnight. Fog patches developing overnight. Wind southeast
 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low zero.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers or
 flurries in the afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the morning.
 High 11.
Saturday night..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early in the
 evening. Low minus 1.

Westlock - Barrhead - Athabasca.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries this evening
 and after midnight with risk of freezing rain. Fog patches
 developing overnight. Wind southeast 20 km/h becoming light this
 evening. Low minus 1.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers late in
 the morning and in the afternoon. Risk of freezing rain late in the
 morning. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 8.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early in
 the evening. Low minus 3.

Lloydminster - Wainwright - Vermilion - Provost.
Tonight..Cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers.
 Fog patches developing overnight. Wind southeast 30 km/h becoming
 light overnight. Low zero.
Saturday..Cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers in the morning and
 early in the afternoon. Clearing late in the afternoon. Fog patches
 dissipating in the morning. High plus 5.
Saturday night..A few clouds. Increasing cloudiness after midnight.
 Low minus 3.

Bonnyville - St. Paul - Cold Lake - Lac La Biche.
Tonight..Cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries this evening and
 after midnight. Periods of light snow beginning overnight. Risk of
 freezing rain this evening and after midnight. Fog patches
 developing overnight. Wind east 20 km/h becoming light overnight.
 Low minus 4.
Saturday..Periods of light snow ending in the morning then cloudy
 with 30 percent chance of flurries. Clearing late in the afternoon.
 Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 6.
Saturday night..A few clouds. Increasing cloudiness after midnight.
 Low minus 3.

Whitecourt - Edson - Fox Creek - Swan Hills.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries late this
 evening and overnight with risk of freezing rain. Fog patches
 developing overnight. Low minus 2.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers late in the
 morning and in the afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the
 morning. High 9. UV index 3 or moderate.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. Low minus 6.

Hinton - Grande Cache.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers or flurries
 changing to 30 percent chance of flurries before morning. Risk of
 freezing rain late this evening and overnight. Snow level 1700
 metres lowering to valley bottom near midnight. Fog patches
 developing overnight. Low minus 2.
Saturday..A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of flurries
 changing to 30 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Risk
 of freezing rain early in the morning. Snow level rising to 1700
 metres in the afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the morning.
 High 9. UV index 3 or moderate.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers or
 flurries early in the evening. Low minus 7.

Grande Prairie - Beaverlodge - Valleyview.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers or flurries
 late this evening and overnight. Risk of freezing rain overnight.
 Fog patches developing overnight. Low minus 1.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries in the morning
 then 30 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Risk of
 freezing rain in the morning. Fog patches dissipating in the
 morning. High 6.
Saturday night..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers early
 in the evening. Clearing late in the evening. Low minus 6.

Peace River - Fairview - High Prairie - Manning.
Tonight..Cloudy with 30 percent chance of rain showers or flurries
 early this evening then partly cloudy. Fog patches developing
 overnight. Wind southeast 20 km/h becoming light early this evening.
 Low minus 5.
Saturday..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries changing to
 30 percent chance of rain showers late in the morning. Risk of
 freezing rain in the morning. Fog patches dissipating in the
 morning. High plus 5.
Saturday night..Cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers in the
 evening. Clearing overnight. Low minus 5.

Slave Lake.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of rain showers or
 flurries. Clearing before morning. Fog patches developing overnight.
 Wind southeast 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening.
 Low minus 3.
Saturday..A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of showers in the
 afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 8.
Saturday night..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early in
 the evening. Low minus 1.

Wabasca - Peerless Lake - Gift Lake - Cadotte Lake.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers early this
 evening then 30 percent chance of flurries late this evening. Fog
 patches developing overnight. Low minus 2.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries in the morning
 then 30 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Fog patches
 dissipating in the morning. High 7.
Saturday night..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early in the
 evening. Clearing overnight. Low minus 3.

Fort McMurray - Fort MacKay.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness. 30 percent chance of rain showers
 this evening. Periods of snow beginning near midnight. Snowfall
 amount 2 to 4 cm. Fog patches developing overnight. Low zero.
Saturday..Periods of snow ending in the morning then mainly cloudy
 with 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers. Snowfall amount
 2 cm. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High plus 5.
Saturday night..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers changing to
 30 percent chance of flurries after midnight. Low minus 1.

Fort Chipewyan - Wood Buffalo National Park.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness early this evening. Low minus 3.
Saturday..Flurries. Amount 2 cm over southern sections. High plus 1.
Saturday night..Cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries. Low
 minus 7.

High Level - Rainbow Lake - Fort Vermilion - Mackenzie Hwy.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Fog
 patches developing overnight. Low minus 2.
Saturday..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Fog patches
 dissipating in the morning. Temperature steady near zero.
Saturday night..Cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries. Low
 minus 4.

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