Good morning. Well how you all doing…this morning? Dong good this end. Woke up to melting temperatures so should get rid of some of the snow. But warmer weather is here for only a couple days then back to some colder temperatures. Temperature is going to reach 36 °f through out the day and then drop to 24 °f later on tonight, still not that cold. Barometer is sitting at 28.75 in Hg and falling. Winds are from the South coming in at 9 MPH. Gusts a touch higher. The moon today rose at 7:42 AM & will Set: 6:01 PM. It will be Overhead at 12:48 PM and Underfoot at 12:23 AM. Moon Phase today is 0% NEW MOON. The sun rose behind some clouds this morning here in Port Loring at 7:51 AM and will set at 5:10 PM, giving us 9 hrs. 19 mins of daylight gaining two minutes of daylight a day now. Can’t beat that. Ice fishing times. Well the old weather stick says the best times to be out there will be from 12:45 PM till 2:45 PM. Then again for an hour from 6:00 PM till 7:00 PM.
News For Port Loring
With warmer temperatures one should take extra care on the lakes for a few days, as one just never knows. Also take care if traveling as with temperatures changing so fast it could become quite slippery in spots. Have a great day.
Just In, Freezing Rain Warning Now In Effect
A broad area of freezing rain and ice pellets is forecast to move in this morning across most of the Nickel Belt, associated with a large and strong low pressure area moving toward Northern Ontario. The area of freezing precipitation will gradually move northward, affecting much of Northeastern Ontario today. Several hours of freezing rain or ice pellets are expected for most regions before changing to rain as the mercury rises above the zero degree mark. Travel may become dangerous due to ice forming on untreated surfaces.