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Good morning Barrie! Still under a rainfall warning and fog advisory

2018-02-21 morning pic 1
Fog creates an interesting effect with lights from the Barrie Armoury in the background. Sue Sgambati/BarrieToday

A rainfall warning and a fog advisory remain n effect.

Rain or snow ending this morning then a mix of sun and cloud. Risk of freezing rain this morning. Fog dissipating this morning. Wind  gusting to 50 km/h this morning. Temperature falling to minus 2 this afternoon.

Cloudy tomorrow.  Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the afternoon. High zero.

Daytime temperatures are forecast to be above zero through to next week. 

Here are the details of the rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Barrie - Collingwood - Hillsdale
  • Midland - Coldwater - Orr Lake

Major rainfall event will end later this morning.

A further 5 to 10 mm of rain are likely before the rain ends with a cold front passage this morning. Total rainfall amounts from Monday night through today will likely be in the 40 to 60 mm range. Isolated amounts approaching 75 mm are possible.

This wet, record mild spell in combination with snowmelt is causing localized flooding across Southern Ontario.

If visibility is reduced while driving, slow down, watch for tail lights ahead and be prepared to stop. Keep children and pets away from creeks and river banks.

Rainfall warnings are issued when significant rainfall is expected.

Fog advisory in effect for:

  • Barrie - Collingwood - Hillsdale
  • Midland - Coldwater - Orr Lake
  • Orillia - Lagoon City - Washago

Areas of dense fog are persisting near a warm front draped across Southern Ontario. Visibilities are occasionally reduced to less than 100 metres. The fog is expected to lift this morning with the passage of a cold front.

If visibility is reduced while driving, slow down, watch for tail lights ahead and be prepared to stop.



Current Weather

Chance of showers

Chance of showers

12.4°C

Pressure
101.3 falling
Dewpoint
10.8 °C
Humidity
90%
Wind
S 6 km/h

Radar Satellite


12 Hour Forecast

Today
5 AM
10°C
Chance of showers
Today
6 AM
11°C
Chance of showers
Today
7 AM
12°C
Chance of showers
Today
8 AM
13°C
Chance of showers
Today
9 AM
14°C
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms
Today
10 AM
14°C
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms
Today
11 AM
15°C
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms
Today
12 PM
16°C
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms
Today
1 PM
16°C
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms
Today
2 PM
17°C
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms
Today
3 PM
17°C
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms
Today
4 PM
16°C
Showers. Risk of thunderstorms

7 Day Forecast

Chance of showers

Tonight

10 °C

Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers overnight. Low 10.


Showers

Thursday

17 °C

Cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers early in the morning. Showers beginning in the morning. Risk of a thunderstorm late in the morning and in the afternoon. Local amount 10 to 20 mm. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 in the morning. High 17. UV index 1 or low.


Chance of showers

Thursday night

5 °C

Showers ending in the evening then cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Risk of a thunderstorm early in the evening. Local amount 5 mm. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming northwest 30 gusting to 50 early in the evening. Low plus 5.


Cloudy

Friday

10 °C

Cloudy. High 10.


Cloudy

Friday night

2 °C

Cloudy. Low plus 2.


Chance of showers

Saturday

8 °C

Cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers. High 8.


Chance of showers

Saturday night

2 °C

Cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers. Low plus 2.


Cloudy

Sunday

10 °C

Cloudy. High 10.


Cloudy

Sunday night

2 °C

Cloudy. Low plus 2.


A mix of sun and cloud

Monday

10 °C

A mix of sun and cloud. High 10.


Cloudy periods

Monday night

5 °C

Cloudy periods. Low plus 5.


A mix of sun and cloud

Tuesday

10 °C

A mix of sun and cloud. High 10.


Yesterday

Low
11.5 °C
High
17.5 °C
Precipitation
0 mm

Normals

Low
3 °C
High
12 °C

Sunrise and Sunset

Sunrise
7:40 AM
Sunset
6:25 PM

Record Values

Type Year Value
Max 2007 25.1 C
Min 1988 -1.8 C
Rainfall 1995 13.9 mm
Snowfall 2008 0.2 cm
Precipitation 1995 13.9 mm
Snow On Ground 1986 0.0 cm

Based on Environment Canada data