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Spring goes out on a high note Wednesday

We can expect mainly sunny skies until later this afternoon when cloudy periods will move in, along with a slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm.

The high will be near 27 C under mostly sunny skies

It will be mostly sunny on Wednesday for the last day of spring. (Adrian Wyld/Canadian Press)

Enjoy your last day of spring!

Summer officially arrives Thursday at 6:07 a.m. 

We can expect mainly sunny skies until later this afternoon when cloudy periods will move in, along with a slight chance of a shower or thunderstorm. 

The high will be near 27 C.

It should clear up around midnight with an overnight low of 11 C.

Thursday's forecast calls for sunny skies and a high of 22 C, while Friday looks like it could hit 30 C.

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Ian Black

Ian Black is the only weather forecaster in Ottawa endorsed by the Canadian Meteorological and Oceanographic Society. (In fact, he was the first broadcaster ever endorsed.) He's a hockey dad, and before he became Ottawa's go-to guy for accurate forecasts, he was a substitute teacher in just about every high school in town. A self-described weather geek, he is particularly excited about how technology has caught up to the way he had envisioned weather forecasting 20 years ago.