Cold front to sweep southern Quebec
Temperatures to drop tonight, low of -17 C expected
There may be an expected high of zero today but the temperature is getting set to drop overnight and to stay low as a cold front hits southern Quebec.
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In Montreal, while the temperature should remain at zero during the day, a low of -17 C is expected overnight. Monday's weather looks just as cold if not colder, with a high of -11 C and a low of -20 C.
Meanwhile, in Quebec City, Sherbrooke and Saguenay, the low is expected to be -15 C overnight and -25 C on Monday.
Jérémy Bouchez, the editor of a University of Montreal blog on environmental health, points out that Montreal will actually be colder than Svalbard, Norway on Monday.
Monday night will be very cold in Montreal with - 20 C while Svalbard will feel 2 C. <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/ElNino?src=hash">#ElNino</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/PolarVortex?src=hash">#PolarVortex</a> <a href="https://t.co/SAhUWxCW7k">pic.twitter.com/SAhUWxCW7k</a>—@JeremyBouchez