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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.



Chance of showers

Chance of showers

19.0°C

Pressure
101.3 rising
Dewpoint
15.0 °C
Humidity
77%
Wind
NW 6 km/h

Forecast

Radar Satellite


Chance of showers

Today

25 °C

A mix of sun and cloud with 40 percent chance of showers. Wind northwest 30 km/h. High 25. Humidex 30. UV index 8 or very high.


Chance of showers

Tonight

15 °C

Partly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers this evening. Clearing overnight. Wind northwest 20 km/h becoming light this evening. Low 15.


Chance of showers

Tuesday

26 °C

Sunny in the morning then a mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of showers late in the afternoon. High 26. Humidex 31. UV index 9 or very high.


Clear

Tuesday night

17 °C

Clear. Low 17.


Cloudy

Wednesday

27 °C

Cloudy. High 27.


Chance of showers

Wednesday night

18 °C

Cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Low 18.


Chance of showers

Thursday

26 °C

Cloudy with 70 percent chance of showers. High 26.


Chance of showers

Thursday night

17 °C

Cloudy periods with 30 percent chance of showers. Low 17.


A mix of sun and cloud

Friday

28 °C

A mix of sun and cloud. High 28.


Cloudy periods

Friday night

18 °C

Cloudy periods. Low 18.


Chance of showers

Saturday

28 °C

A mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of showers. High 28.


Chance of showers

Saturday night

20 °C

Cloudy periods with 30 percent chance of showers. Low 20.


A mix of sun and cloud

Sunday

30 °C

A mix of sun and cloud. High 30.


Yesterday

Low
15.9 °C
High
25.2 °C
Precipitation
4.7 mm

Normals

Low
15 °C
High
26 °C

Sunrise and Sunset

Sunrise
5:47 AM
Sunset
9:00 PM

Record Values

Type Period Year Value
Max 1986-2014 2005 34.8 C
Min 1986-2014 2009 10.9 C
Rainfall 1986-2014 1995 29.0 mm
Snowfall 1986-2014 1986 0.0 cm
Precipitation 1986-2014 1995 29.0 mm
Snow On Ground 1986-2014 1986 0.0 cm

Based on Environment Canada data