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WEATHER: WEDNESDAY, NOV.29 – Mild, showers, before getting cold again

Cloudy and showers forecast for today.
Cloudy and showers forecast for today. THE GUARDIAN

Warm southerly wind bringing showers is the forecast for today, but a chill is predicted to come back tonight.

On P.E.I. today, early morning temperatures ranged from a high of 3.8 at East Point, to a low of 1.3 at North Cape.

The Confederation Bridge today is currently open to all traffic, but at any moment, up to about 9 a.m., could revert to a restriction to high-sided vehicles due to gusting wind.

All flights into and out of Charlottetown Airport are showing to be on time.

WEATHER TODAY:

    Cloudy. A few showers beginning late this morning, arriving on P.E.I. from west to east.

    TEMPERATURE: Maybe reaching 9 around noon, before dropping slowly but steadily through the afternoon.

    WIND: Southwest gusting to 70, becoming west gusting to 40 this afternoon.

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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:

    A few rain showers ending this evening, then mainly cloudy with a good chance of flurries as winds move towards north.

    TEMPERATURE: Down to -1.

    WIND: West gusting to 40, becoming northwest gusting to 60 this evening.

TOMORROW’S FORECAST FOR THURSDAY, NOV. 30:

    Mainly cloudy with a small chance of flurries early in the morning. Clearing in the afternoon.

    TEMPERATURE: Up to maybe +1.

    WIND: Northwest, gusting to 50, becoming light near noon.

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First light – 6:21 a.m.

Civil twilight – 6:58

Official Sunrise – 7:32 a.m.

Official Sunset – 4:29 p.m.

Civil twilight ends – 5:03 p.m.

Last light – 5:41 p.m.

Moon – The moon today rises this afternoon at 2:30 p.m. and sets early tomorrow at 3:21 a.m.

The official length of daylight today is 8 hours, 57 minutes.

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The highest temperature on record for Nov. 29 on P.E.I. is 14.9 set in 2003.

The lowest temperature on record for this date is -12.1 set in 1989.

For Nov. 29 on P.E.I., the average high is 2.9.

Average low for this date is -4.1.

The hot spot in Canada this morning was at Saint-Anicet, Que., where it was 10.8.

The coldest spot anywhere in Canada early this morning was again at Old Crow, Yukon, where it was –35.1.

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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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