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This article was published 3/2/2014 (1237 days ago), so information in it may no longer be current.
This morning's relatively mild start to the day is about as warm as it'll get all week.
Environment Canada is calling for a high of -12ºC today, but temperatures will fall this afternoon to -19ºC, with northwest winds gusting to 40 km/h that could push the wind chill at moments to -30.
Clear skies later in the day and overnight will send the mercury plummeting down to -29ºC and contuing wind will bring a wind chill of around -40.
Mainly sunny skies are expected tomorrow, with a high of -21ºC, and that sets the standard for the rest of the forecast.
Wednesday will be sunny, with a high of -20ºC; followed by a bit of a reprieve on Thursday, with ahigh of -14ºC. Temperatures drop a bit after that, although clear and sunny skies stick around, with a high of -18ºC on Friday.
At this point, the weekend forecast calls for sun, with a Saturday high of -16ºC and a Sunday high of -18ºC.
The normal high for this time of year is -10ºC; the normal low is -20ºC.
The warmest it's ever been on this date was in 1954, when it was 5.6ºC; the coldest ever was in 1974, when it was -38.3ºC.