Accessibility/Mobile Features
Skip Navigation
Skip to Content
Editorial News
Classified Sites

Brandon Sun - ONLINE EDITION

Hot day today — more coming

If the forecast holds, today will reach close to 30ºC — a mark Brandon will break soon enough.

Environment Canada is calling for a high of 29ºC today, with mainly sunny skies that will bring a UV Index of 8, which is considered very high. A bit of a breeze, from the west at 20 km/h, will help keep things tolerable.

A few more clouds tonight bring the chance of showers this evening, with the risk even of a thunderstorm. That could put a damper on plans to continue fogging for mosquitoes. Winds will die down this evening, though, and temperatures will stay around 14ºC overnight.

Tomorrow looks to be mainly sunny, with a high of 27ºC although there will be a 30 km/h wind from the southwest in the morning, swinging around to the northwest late in the evening.

The weekend looks glorious, with sunny skies on Saturday and a high of 26ºC, followed by a mix of sun and cloud on Sunday, with a high of 28ºC.

Into next week is where the hot heat really craks up.  At this point, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday are all predicted to exceed the 30ºC mark, with crystal clear blue skies and and full-on sun. The hottest day is predicted to be Tuesday, with a high of 33ºC.

The normal high for this time of year is 25ºC; the normal low is 12ºC.

The hottest it's ever been on a July 17 was in 1949, when it hit 35ºC. The chilliest ever on this date was in 2000, when temperatures bottomed out at 3.6ºC.

  • Rate this Rate This Star Icon
  • This article has not yet been rated.
  • We want you to tell us what you think of our articles. If the story moves you, compels you to act or tells you something you didn’t know, mark it high. If you thought it was well written, do the same. If it doesn’t meet your standards, mark it accordingly.

    You can also register and/or login to the site and join the conversation by leaving a comment.

    Rate it yourself by rolling over the stars and clicking when you reach your desired rating. We want you to tell us what you think of our articles. If the story moves you, compels you to act or tells you something you didn’t know, mark it high.

Sort by: Newest to Oldest | Oldest to Newest | Most Popular 0 Commentscomment icon

You can comment on most stories on brandonsun.com. You can also agree or disagree with other comments. All you need to do is register and/or login and you can join the conversation and give your feedback.

There are no comments at the moment. Be the first to post a comment below.

Post Your Commentcomment icon

Comment
  • You have characters left

The Brandon Sun does not necessarily endorse any of the views posted. Comments are moderated before publication. By submitting your comment, you agree to our Terms and Conditions. New to commenting? Check out our Frequently Asked Questions.

letters

Make text: Larger | Smaller

Election 2014
Brandon Sun Business Directory
The First World War at 100
Why Not Minot?
Welcome to Winnipeg

Social Media