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26-Feb-2024 09:20 AST 26-Feb-2024 13:20 UTC

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Current Conditions


Regular Observation at North Alton, NS
at 09:08 on 2024-02-26
Temperature-4.6°C
Humidity86%
Dewpoint-6.5°C
Barometer101.91kPa
Wind Speed5.9km/h
Gusting to8.0km/h
Wind Direction360°T (N)
Rain last 5min0.0mm
Rain since 08:000.0mm
Wind Chill-7.3 / -8.1°C


Today Summary at 09:08 on 2024-02-26
High Temperature-4.6 °C09:07
Low Temperature-11.3 °C00:14
Max Wind12.8 km/h04:53
Max gust19.3 km/h04:53
Avg direction234 °T (SW)
Wind Run18.6 km
Total Rain0.0 mm


Yesterday Summary at 23:59 on 2024-02-25
High Temperature-2.5 °C16:03
Low Temperature-12.9 °C04:13
Max Wind14.8 km/h09:08
Max gust25.7 km/h09:13
Avg direction322 °T (NW)
Wind Run48.5 km
Total Rain0.3 mm





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Kentville Forecast


Kentville Forecast issued on 26-Feb-2024 at 05:00 AM AST
Monday:   Mainly cloudy. Rain showers or flurries beginning late this afternoon. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High plus 3. Wind chill minus 10 this morning. UV index 2 or low.

   Monday night:   Rain showers or flurries ending this evening then clearing. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming northwest 20 this evening then light before morning. Low minus 8 except minus 3 along parts of the coast. Wind chill minus 11 overnight.

Tuesday:   Sunny. Increasing cloudiness late in the afternoon. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 in the afternoon. High 8 except plus 4 along parts of the coast. Wind chill minus 9 in the morning. UV index 2 or low.

   Tuesday night:   Cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Low 8.

Wednesday:   Cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Windy. High 12.

   Wednesday night:   Rain. Windy. Low 7.

Thursday:   Rain. High plus 5.

   Thursday night:   Flurries. Low minus 11.

Friday:   A mix of sun and cloud. High minus 1.

   Friday night:   Cloudy periods. Low minus 3.

Saturday:   A mix of sun and cloud. High 8.

   Saturday night:   Cloudy periods with 30 percent chance of showers. Low plus 4.

Sunday:   A mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of showers. High 7.

Marine

Marine Forecast issued on 26-Feb-2024 at 3:00 AM AST
FQCN13 CWHX 260700 Marine forecasts for the Maritimes issued by Environment Canada at 3:00 a.m. AST Monday 26 February 2024 for today tonight and Tuesday. The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 10:00 a.m. AST.

Fundy

Wind southwest 10 to 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 early this morning then veering to northwest 15 late this evening. Wind diminishing to light overnight then becoming southerly 15 Tuesday afternoon. Flurries this afternoon and this evening. Temperatures minus 2 rising to plus 5 Tuesday afternoon.

Grand Manan

Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 early this morning then veering to northwest 15 to 20 late this evening. Wind diminishing to light overnight then increasing to south 15 to 20 Tuesday afternoon. Flurries or showers today and this evening. Temperatures minus 1 rising to plus 6 Tuesday evening.

Lurcher

Wind southwest 15 knots increasing to southwest 20 early this morning then veering to northwest 15 to 20 late this evening. Wind diminishing to light overnight then increasing to south 15 to 20 Tuesday afternoon. Flurries or showers today and this evening. Temperatures minus 1 rising to plus 6 Tuesday evening.

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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current surface map
Updated: 26-Feb-2024 at 4:55 AM AST

Upper Level Map

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

upper level (250mb) map
Updated: 25-Feb-2024 at 10:40 PM AST

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Astronomical Forecast


 Lunar Phase 

Lunar phase
2024-02-26 05:52 AST
16.70d, 96%

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Third Quarter: 2024-03-02
New Moon: 2024-03-10
First Quarter: 2024-03-17
Full Moon: 2024-03-24

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