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15-Apr-2024 01:05 AST 15-Apr-2024 05:05 UTC

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Current Conditions


Regular Observation at North Alton, NS
at 01:08 on 2024-04-15
Temperature6.1°C
Humidity78%
Dewpoint2.6°C
Barometer100.76kPa (↘)
Wind Speed1.5km/h
Gusting to3.1km/h
Wind Direction360°T (N)
Rain last 5min0.0mm
Rain since 00:000.0mm


Today Summary at 01:08 on 2024-04-15
High Temperature6.3 °C00:08
Low Temperature6.1 °C00:57
Max Wind10.9 km/h00:04
Max gust17.8 km/h00:03
Avg direction359 °T (N)
Wind Run4.0 km
Total Rain0.0 mm


Yesterday Summary at 23:59 on 2024-04-14
High Temperature11.4 °C15:08
Low Temperature5.0 °C21:18
Max Wind22.6 km/h02:10
Max gust43.5 km/h05:46
Avg direction258 °T (W)
Wind Run124.7 km
Total Rain0.0 mm





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Kentville Forecast


Kentville Forecast issued on 14-Apr-2024 at 04:00 PM ADT
   Sunday night:   Increasing cloudiness. Periods of rain beginning before morning. Fog patches developing near midnight. Wind west 20 km/h becoming southwest 20 gusting to 40 near midnight. Low plus 4.

Monday:   Periods of rain ending in the morning then clearing. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. Amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High 15 except 8 along parts of the coast. UV index 4 or moderate.

   Monday night:   Clear. Increasing cloudiness after midnight then 30 percent chance of showers overnight. Low plus 3.

Tuesday:   A mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of showers. High 16.

   Tuesday night:   Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Low plus 3.

Wednesday:   Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 6.

   Wednesday night:   Cloudy periods with 30 percent chance of showers. Low minus 1.

Thursday:   Sunny. High 14.

   Thursday night:   Cloudy periods. Low plus 2.

Friday:   Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 11.

   Friday night:   Rain. Low 6.

Saturday:   Showers. High 9.

Marine

Marine Forecast issued on 14-Apr-2024 at 3:30 PM ADT
FQCN13 CWHX 141830 Marine forecasts for the Maritimes issued by Environment Canada at 3:30 p.m. ADT Sunday 14 April 2024 for tonight and Monday. The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 8:00 p.m. ADT.

Fundy

Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to light this evening then becoming southwest 15 Monday evening. Showers overnight and Monday. Fog patches forming near noon Monday.

Grand Manan

Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to light this evening then becoming southwest 15 Monday evening. Showers overnight and Monday. Fog patches forming near noon Monday.

Lurcher

Wind southwest 20 knots diminishing to southwest 15 Monday morning. Showers overnight and Monday. Fog patches forming overnight.

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

 

Year to date

Year-to-date temperatures
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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: 14-Apr-2024 at 11:11 AM ADT

Upper Level Map

This map shows weather systems at about 30,000 feet.
The winds at this level are what move the surface weather.

upper level (250mb) map
Updated: 14-Apr-2024 at 11:44 AM ADT

Infrared Satellite Photo

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Radar Map


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Astronomical Forecast


 Lunar Phase 

Lunar phase
2024-04-14 16:56 ADT
6.06d, 36%

 Upcoming 

First Quarter: 2024-04-16
Full Moon: 2024-04-23
Third Quarter: 2024-04-30
New Moon: 2024-05-08
First Quarter: 2024-05-15

Forest Fire Danger

24 hour fire weather index for 2024-04-14 at South Alton:
Low (0)
Kings County burning status: Burn
Burning permitted between 2pm and 8am
Updated at 2024-04-14 16:55


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

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