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16-Jul-2024 02:14 ADT 16-Jul-2024 05:14 UTC

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Current Conditions


Regular Observation at North Alton, NS
at 02:08 on 2024-07-16
Temperature19.3°C
Humidity94%
Dewpoint18.3°C
Barometer100.88kPa
Wind Speed0.7km/h
Gusting to1.7km/h
Wind Direction360°T (N)
Rain last 5min0.0mm
Rain since 01:000.0mm
Humidex25.4°C


Today Summary at 02:08 on 2024-07-16
High Temperature21.4 °C00:47
Low Temperature19.3 °C02:02
Max Wind5.4 km/h01:13
Max gust9.6 km/h01:18
Avg direction360 °T (N)
Wind Run1.4 km
Total Rain0.0 mm


Yesterday Summary at 23:59 on 2024-07-15
High Temperature30.9 °C15:49
Low Temperature18.5 °C06:12
Max Wind11.1 km/h13:57
Max gust19.3 km/h17:13
Avg direction327 °T (NW)
Wind Run54.7 km
Total Rain0.0 mm




Tropical Cyclone Update
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Kentville Forecast


Kentville Forecast issued on 15-Jul-2024 at 04:00 PM ADT
Warning:  HEAT WARNING, Kings County

   Monday night:   A few clouds. Increasing cloudiness after midnight then 60 percent chance of showers before morning. Fog patches developing near midnight. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming light this evening. Low 20.

Tuesday:   Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Risk of a thunderstorm late in the afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. Wind south 20 km/h becoming southwest 30 gusting to 50 in the afternoon. High 29 except 21 along parts of the coast. Humidex 37. UV index 8 or very high.

   Tuesday night:   Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers or drizzle overnight. Fog patches overnight. Wind southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low 20.

Wednesday:   Clearing. High 31.

   Wednesday night:   Clear. Low 21.

Thursday:   Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 27.

   Thursday night:   Clear. Low 16.

Friday:   Sunny. High 26.

   Friday night:   Clear. Low 14.

Saturday:   A mix of sun and cloud. High 28.

   Saturday night:   Cloudy periods. Low 15.

Sunday:   A mix of sun and cloud. High 24.

Marine

Marine Forecast issued on 15-Jul-2024 at 3:30 PM ADT
FQCN13 CWHX 151830 Marine forecasts for the Maritimes issued by Environment Canada at 3:30 p.m. ADT Monday 15 July 2024 for tonight and Tuesday. The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 8:00 p.m. ADT.

Fundy

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20 early Tuesday afternoon. Showers Tuesday afternoon and evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches dissipating Tuesday morning.

Grand Manan

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to south 15 to 20 early Tuesday afternoon. Showers Tuesday afternoon and evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches dissipating Tuesday morning.

Lurcher

Strong wind warning in effect. Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 Tuesday afternoon. Showers Tuesday afternoon and evening with a risk of thunderstorms. Fog patches dissipating near noon Tuesday.

Today

Today's temperatures and rainfall at
red - temperature   pink - humidex   light blue - wind chill
purple - pressure   blue - rainfall   circles - Kentville data

Yesterday

Yesterday's temperatures and rainfall at
red - temperature   pink - humidex   light blue - wind chill
purple - pressure   blue - rainfall   circles - Kentville data

 

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Surface Map

This map shows weather systems at ground level.
This is the weather you see and feel.

current surface map
Updated: 15-Jul-2024 at 12:11 PM ADT

Upper Level Map

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The winds at this level are what move the surface weather.

upper level (250mb) map
Updated: 15-Jul-2024 at 11:40 AM ADT

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Astronomical Forecast


 Lunar Phase 

Lunar phase
2024-07-15 16:56 ADT
9.46d, 71%

 Upcoming 

Full Moon: 2024-07-21
Third Quarter: 2024-07-28
New Moon: 2024-08-04
First Quarter: 2024-08-12

Forest Fire Danger

24 hour fire weather index for 2024-07-16 at South Alton:
Moderate (4)
Kings County burning status: Restricted
Burning permitted between 7pm and 8am
Updated at 2024-07-15 16:55


see also NS Fire Weather Forecast
NS Fire Weather Forecast Map
NS Burn Restrictions Map

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