London's weather, traffic and gas prices for Thursday

London's weather, traffic and gas prices for Thursday, August 9
(Ryan Soulliere/CBC)

Weather

Currently in London it's 15 and mainly clear. 

The forecast today calls for a mainly sunny morning with increasing cloudiness near noon. There is a 60 percent chance of showers with the risk of a thunderstorm this afternoon. 

The daytime high of 28 will feel like 36 with the humidex. The UV index is 8 or very high. 

Traffic

  • Expect lane restrictions and delays from 8:00 a.m. until 8:00 p.m. today on Highbury Avenue North between Flora Street and Magee Street for sewer work. 
  • The west bound curb lane on Dundas Street will be reduced at Saul Street for utility work starting at 9:00 a.m. today.
  • From 8:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. today Langarth Street West is closed between Mckay Avenue and Paddington Avenue for asphalt replacement. 

Gas

Gas is selling in London between $1.28 and $1.37 per litre. 

Source: gasbuddy.com

The dollar

The Canadian dollar closed yesterday at 76.62 cents U.S.

The market opens today at 9:30 a.m.

All information as of 6:00 a.m.