Winnipeg Free Press - ONLINE EDITION
Posted: 07/31/2013 7:29 AM | Comments: 0
As July winds down and August approaches, the weather continues to defy expectations this week with cooler-than-normal temperatures.
It’s not unpleasant, but a little disconcerting. It’s like ordering a steaming hot chicken vindaloo and getting a chef’s salad. It’s like learning the role of a femme fatale designated for sultry Angelina Jolie will now be played by chipper Kristen Bell.
Today, the temperature tops out with an expected high of just 22 C, four degrees below normal, with a mix of sun and cloud and wind northwest 30 km/h becoming light late this afternoon. The UV index is 6, or high.
Tonight, the skies are expected to get cloudier with a 30 per cent chance of showers before Thursday morning with a low of 13 C.
Temperatures will stay below normal with sunny skies and 22 C the expected high both Thursday and Friday. But things will get warmer for the the long weekend with expected highs of 24 C for both Saturday and Sunday and an Angelina Jolie-esque 26 C on the holiday Monday.
Have you found an error, or know of something we’ve missed in one of our stories? Please use the form below and let us know.
Having problems with the form?Contact Us Directly
Vince Li secures increased freedoms
Province forecasting year-end deficit to grow by $37M to $394M
Commission tackles issue of service dogs
Prominent Russian opposition figure Boris Nemtsov shot dead
Free Press, Brandon Sun photographers nominated for national awards
Flood risk normal or above normal in western Manitoba
Key of Bart - A Criminal Mind
Troubled hockey star fought his demons in the alley, but he beats them onstage
Vet reviews now only every three years
Leonard Nimoy, famous as Mr. Spock on 'Star Trek,' dies
Quebec hijab decision sparks widespread criticism
Unregistered massage therapist to give Manitoba courses, regulator says
Donations of menstrual products flow into Winnipeg Harvest
Queen's portrait coming home
$35 million price tag for Parker lands retention pond project
Man arrested after answering call on stolen cellphone
Health Canada warns about bedbug poison after deaths
Two pedestrians injured in collision on Regent
Teamsters support Selinger
Strong support amid the grief
Transcona water main break causing traffic delays
Property managers probed
Vice grip: Liquor & Lotteries HQ a daunting choice
RCMP investigate gunfire in Selkirk
Artis sees bump in revenues for 2014
Changing roaring game's landscape
Eating, feeling well: Teen seeks to change attitudes about health
Tachinski on the fast track
Fresh rumours suggest StandardAero sale looms
Roundtable hits home for chief
Driver in stolen vehicle dies after pursuit
A bit of relief from the cold this weekend
Are RRC governors... governing?
Canada must embrace Muslim minority
Sobeys shuts warehouse
In Will Smith con-game film, the real crime is committed at the box office
Lloyds to pay dividend for first time since being bailed out
'House of Cards' dealt Netflix a winning hand