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WEATHER: TUESDAY, DEC. 5: Same as yesterday, stormy weather tomorrow

Mix of cloud and sun today.  ©THE GUARDIAN
Mix of cloud and sun today. ©THE GUARDIAN - Nigel Armstrong

Environment Canada is today predicting a mainly cloudy day, with seasonal temperatures around +2C.

Tomorrow, showers and rain with high wind is forecast to move across P.E.I. from west to east starting in the morning.

The Confederation Bridge today is currently open to all traffic but there is a wind warning for tomorrow. High wind may restrict high-sided vehicles anytime between 6 a.m. until 2 p.m. tomorrow afternoon, says the warning.

All flights arriving to and departing from Charlottetown Airport are showing to be on time.

On P.E.I. today, early morning temperatures ranged from a high of +2.0 at both Stanhope and East Point, to a low of -2.0 at North Cape.

WEATHER TODAY: 

    Mainly cloudy with a low chance of flurries this morning.

    TEMPERATURE: Up to about +2.

    WIND: North, becoming light early this morning.

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LIVE STREAM of downtown Charlottetown to see weather conditions there, courtesy of the P.E.I. government and The Guild

 

 

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TONIGHT’S PREDICTIONS:

    Cloudy with good chance of showers overnight.

    TEMPERATURE: Rising to +5 by morning..

    WIND: Southeast, gusting to 40, increasing to with gusts to 60 after midnight.

TOMORROW’S FORECAST FOR WEDNESDAY, DEC. 6:

    Rain, fog. Rain amount around 10-15 millimetres.

    TEMPERATURE: +8.

    WIND: Southeast, gusting to 80.

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First light – 6:27 a.m.

Civil twilight – 7:05

Official Sunrise – 7:39 a.m. 

Official Sunset – 4:27 p.m. 

Civil twilight ends – 5:01 p.m.

Last light – 5:39 p.m.

Moon – The moon today rises this afternoon at 6:55 p.m. and sets tomorrow at 10:25 a.m.

The official length of daylight today is 8 hours, 48 minutes.

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The highest temperature on record for Dec. 5 on P.E.I. is 16.7 set in 1950.

The lowest temperature on record for this date is -16.7 set in 1972.

For Dec. 5 on P.E.I., the average high is 1.7.

Average low for this date is -5.7.

The hot spot in Canada this morning was at Kindakun Rocks, B.C. where it was 7.9.

The coldest spot anywhere in Canada early this morning was at Cambridge Bay, Nunavut, where it was –30.9.

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Below is a live-stream camera view courtesy of Confederation Bridge to give a sense of weather conditions at that location.

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