Wednesday, January 13, 2010

Forecast For A Winter Trek


I'm heading with a group for an overnight snowshoe and camping trip to Prince Albert National Park this weekend. The forecast is for pretty mild weather, but we're still a few days out so there's room for change. Let's have a look at what the two main forecasters are predicting for the area for the weekend. I'll revisit this next week, after we come back.

I've taken screenshots from the website of both forecasters (just after 5 pm), cropped and rearranged them a bit, and posted them here.

First, the forecast provided at www.weathernetwork.com:



And now, the same from Environment Canada at www.weatheroffice.gc.ca:


So that's the forecast, lets see what reality brings....