Local weather: Wednesday, July 2, 2014
AMHERST – Don't let any cloud over fool you, there's trouble brewing in the sky.
A warm and humid airmass over the Maritimes will result in humidex values reaching the mid thirties over inland areas of Mainland Nova Scotia and Cape Breton today. Similar temperatures and humidity are expected on Thursday.
Environment Canada is advising everyone to drink plenty of water and stay hydrated if spending long periods of time outdoors.
Please monitor the latest forecasts and warnings from Environment Canada at www.weatheroffice.gc.ca.
For today, Environment Canada predicts clearing this morning. Wind southwest 20 km/h except gusting to 60 in the Tantramar Marsh area. High 31. UV index 10 or very high.
Overnight, clear. Becoming partly cloudy overnight. Wind southwest 20 km/h except gusting to 60 in the Tantramar Marsh area. Low 18.
For Thursday, a mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon and evening. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming light in the evening. High 29.