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Current ConditionsTue Jan 27, 15 at 9:00 PM MST
Feels like: -44
Feels like: -47
Sunrise: 11:27 AM
Sunset: 2:41 PM
W 15 km/h
Pressure: 101.5 kPa
Light snow and blizzard
Summary(Celsius) Tue Jan 27, 15 at 4:00 PM MST Tue Jan 27, 15 at 4:00 PM MST
Light snow ending early this evening then cloudy. Blizzard developing before morning. Fog patches dissipating this evening. Wind west 20 km/h increasing to 40 gusting to 60 after midnight. Temperature rising to minus 27 by morning. Wind chill minus 47.
Blizzard ending late in the afternoon then cloudy. Snowfall amount 2 to 4 cm. Blowing snow with visibilities at times less than 2 kilometres late in the afternoon. Wind west 50 km/h gusting to 70. Temperature steady near minus 26. Wind chill minus 45.
Clearing near midnight. Blowing snow with visibilities at times less than 2 kilometres in the evening. Wind west 40 km/h gusting to 60 becoming northwest 20 near midnight. Low minus 31. Wind chill minus 46.
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-27° | -29°
-17° | -20°
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