Edmonton Weather: It’s the Final Countdown (and Doom)

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It is currently 7 degrees and cloudy in Edmonton and as Oilers look to the sky for good omens, their cheeks could be getting wet.

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Environment Canada expects the mercury to rise another 10 degrees today to reach a high of 17 C, with showers forecast a little later this morning.

Winds up to 20 km/h and gusts up to 49 km/h from the northwest will clear the precipitation and decrease in the afternoon.


Today’s forecast

Today: The showers will end late this morning and then it will clear up. Wind northwest 20 mph gusting to 40 becoming light this afternoon. High 17. UV Index 5 or moderate.

This evening: A few clouds. Low plus 5.

Tomorrow: Sunny. High 19. UV Index 6 or high.

Sunrise: 5:35 am

Sunset: 9:26 pm

Normals

Medium high: 18 C

Medium low: 6 C

Yesterday

Maximum: 17.3 C

min: 8.2 C

Precipitation: 0.0 mm

On this day (1996-2020)

Highest temperature: 27.6 C in 2018

Lowest temperature: 0.7 C in 2009

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