Heat warning still in effect

Heat warning still in effect

A heat warning is still in effect for Chatham-Kent – Rondeau Park and Windsor – Leamington – Essex County. Environment Canada says temperatures today are expected to reach 31 degrees with humidex values in the mid thirties. The overnight low is expected to be around 19 degrees bringing relief from the heat and falling below […]

Heat warning in effect

Heat warning in effect

First heat event of the season continues today. Environment Canada says temperatures today will reach the low thirties with humidex values near forty. Overnight lows are expected to be near 21 degrees, providing little relief from the heat during this timeframe. Chatham-Kent Public Health has issued a Heat Warning. In high temperatures and humidity, your […]

Local flooding possible as rain continues

Local flooding possible as rain continues

A rainfall warning is still in effect for Chatham-Kent – Rondeau Park and Windsor – Leamington – Essex County as rain, at times heavy, continues. The ground, already near saturation, has little ability to absorb further rainfall. Environment Canada says additional 20-40 mm of rain is expected through Saturday morning. Up to 2 a.m.: Windsor […]

Frost advisory in effect for Chatham-Kent

Frost advisory in effect for Chatham-Kent

Environment Canada has issued a frost advisory for Chatham-Kent – Rondeau Park. According to the weather agency, temperatures continued to drop off in the overnight hours under generally clear skies and light winds. Temperature readings are currently near or just below the freezing mark in many localities. Residents are advised to take preventative measures to […]

Heat warning still in effect

Heat warning still in effect

Today will be another hot and humid day in Chatham-Kent with highs expected to reach between 30 and 32 degrees, according to Environment Canada. Humidex values will approach 40. According to weather officials, a weak cold front will cross the region tonight bringing somewhat cooler air for Saturday. The public is advised to watch for […]

Tomorrow expected to be cooler than today

Tomorrow expected to be cooler than today

A heat warning issued by Environment Canada is still in effect for Chatham-Kent – Rondeau Park and Windsor – Leamington – Essex County. Weather officials say high temperatures will be near 32 today with humidex values in the high thirties. Minimum temperatures near 20 are forecast for tonight. According to Environment Canada, Friday will be […]

Major storm predicted for Wednesday and Thursday

Major storm predicted for Wednesday and Thursday

A major storm system is expected to affect Ontario Wednesday and Thursday. A low pressure system developing over the Southern States will track northeast to reach Southern Ontario Wednesday. This storm is expected to bring rain and significant snow to some areas, along with the possibility of freezing rain. The heaviest snow and areas at […]

2 to 4 centimeters of snow expected

2 to 4 centimeters of snow expected

Environment Canada says between 2 and 4 centimeters of snow is expected to fall today and more flurries expected all week. Today’s snowfall will end early in the afternoon. Winds are northwest 40 km/h gusting to 70. The temperature will drop to -4C this afternoon with a windchill of -10C. The low overnight will drop to -9C.  

Fog advisory for Chatham-Kent

Fog advisory for Chatham-Kent

Environment Canada has issued a Fog Advisory for Chatham-Kent, Rondeau Park, Windsor, Leamington and Essex County. Dense fog patches are expected or occurring giving low visibility over some areas. The fog is expected to dissipate very early this morning. If travelling, be ready for areas of near-zero visibility.

Fog advisory issued for Chatham-Kent

Fog advisory issued for Chatham-Kent

A fog advisory issued at 5 a.m. is in effect. The current visibility, at 9 a.m. in Chatham-Kent, is 0 km. The fog is dissipating this morning and then it will be mainly cloudy. Due to low visibility, school buses in zones 1-7 were cancelled this morning.