Close. With all the weird shit happening this year, it's kinda comforting to know that our first snowfall comes at a positively average date. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. Click image to enlarge/Click again to shrink. Posted by TW on January 21, 2019 at 22:48 UTC (1 year ago) Categories: Blizzards, Earth changes, Editors' picks, Extreme cold, Severe storms. Looks like you're using new Reddit on an old browser. Thursday's possible accumulation won't be the earliest for Ottawa. If you value what we do here, please consider subscribing today. Crossposted by. Lovers of weather statistics keep one eye on the sky and the other on your watches: We're on the cusp of an itty-bitty weather record. It's possible pieces of the object survived atmospheric entry. 6 hours ago. Snowfall Maps. 2020. Log In Sign Up. On January 20, 2019, Canadian capital Ottawa experienced its coldest day with significant snowfall in more than 120 years. If anyone is looking for a scare this Halloween, Wednesday's AccuWeather forecast may provide one. At least something is normal. Thursday's possible accumulation won't be the earliest for Ottawa. Tropical Storm "Vamco" formed on November 9, 2020, as the 22nd named storm of the 2020 Pacific typhoon season. The snow should not last long as high temparatures are predicted in the 40s Friday, Sunday and Monday, with a high forecasted of 48 degrees for Monday. Wonder how that must of felt. Snow is forecasted in Ottawa for Wednesday night, and 1 to 2 inches are predicted for Thursday as temperatures are expected to get as low as 20 degrees Thursday night. The last time that happened in #Ottawa was February 8th, 1895 when we received 45.7cm of snow with a daytime high of -17.8°C (0°F). New activity/unrest: Barren Island, Andaman Islands (India) | Karymsky, Eastern Kamchatka (Russia) | Klyuchevskoy,... Nishinoshima is a volcanic island located in the Ogasawara archipelago, south of Tokyo, Japan that had been expanding since its eruption in 2013. KALAMAZOO, Mich. — On Oct. 12, 2006, West Michigan was digging out from a record snowfall. Click the Enter Here, download your turkey and get decorating! No comments yet. Rain is predicted to turn into snow at about 9 p.m. Wednesday as temperatures dip into the 30s, according to AccuWeather. More than... Major floods swept through Libya's eastern region after heavy rains struck on Friday, November 6, 2020, resulting in considerable damage to houses, cars, and public infrastructure. . The daytime high temperatures in the city reached -19.3 °C (-2.74 °F) with a low of -24.2 °C (-11.5 °F) on January 19, but the city saw less than 5 cm (1.9 inches) of snow. The earliest measurable snowfall recorded in Ottawa is Oct. 13, according to the climatologist's office. 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A sequence of powerful explosions occurred at Stromboli volcano, Italy starting at 20:04 UTC on November 10. 2000-2001 2001-2002 2002-2003 2003-2004 2004-2005 2005-2006; 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012; 2012-2013 2013-2014 2014-2015 2015-2016 2016-2017 2017-2018; 2018-2019 : Annual Average . Earliest seasonal last measurable snowfall: February 7, 1945 (0.5 inches) Latest date of 1 inch or more of snowfall: April 21, 1901 (3.5 inches) Most snowfall on any day in May: 0.5 inches (May 9, 1923) Average date of last measurable snowfall (1981-2010) March 29: Average date of last 1 inch or more of snowfall (1981-2010) March 9 Before then, the weather station was in downtown Dayton. #OttWeather, Coldest snowstorm in more than 100 years expected tomorrow. News, events, discussions, and what not from Ottawa, Ontario. Remember, it's free and you can unsubscribe at any time! You can jump to a separate table for each section of the province: Eastern, Central, Southwestern, Northeastern and Northwestern Ontario. Record earliest is 1965-08-29; latest 1913-11-28. . The image that appears on your comment is your Gravatar. Damn, snow in august. The flakes were flying in Ottawa early afternoon on Saturday, November 9th, and by 4:30PM our XC Ottawa Chelsea webcam registered complete coverage! But if it rained the day before and it's been overcast since, it's actually possible for snow to fall when it's shorts and t-shirts weather (bearing in mind how many Canadians start dressing down at around 15°C). Kanata. Nishinoshima looks like a small island, but this is actually the summit of a huge seamount that rises more than 3 km... Typhoon "Vamco" -- known locally as the Ulysses -- struck the Philippines on November 11, 2020, with maximum sustained winds of 155 km/h (96 mph) and gusts to 205 km/h (127 mph). This is the 21st named storm to hit the country this year and the 4th in the... Honduras' banana sector has been hit particularly hard by Tropical Storm "Eta" after it lashed Central America last week. January 19, 2019 will also stay remembered as residents of Ottawa woke up to -24 °C (-11.2 °F), making their city the coldest capital city on Earth, some 20 °C (36 °F) colder than Moscow and Helsinki. The amount of rain that fell in a 12-hour... A new study published recently in Science Advances suggests that water may be naturally occurring on planets and does not require an external source like water-rich asteroids. It makes sense in a city with a continental climate like we have. Bright fireball over Connecticut and New York, U.S. Newly-discovered asteroid 2020 VW flew past Earth at 0.58 LD. Follow us on Twitter Follow us on Facebook Follow us on YouTube APX RSS Feed Local Information Area … 46. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 13 volcanoes. 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News, features, sports, opinion and more! 46. EMSC is reporting M6.0 at a depth of 400 km (248 miles). The research... A newly-discovered asteroid designated 2020 VP1 flew past Earth at a distance of 0.48 LD / 0.00123 AU (184 005 km / 114 335 miles) at 06:59 UTC on November 11, 2020. The site may not work properly if you don't, If you do not update your browser, we suggest you visit, Press J to jump to the feed. — Steve Jobs, US computer engineer & industrialist, The Watchers — Watching the world evolve and transform, Except where otherwise noted, content on this site is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License, The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: November 4 - 10, 2020, What's new at Nishinoshima, a rapidly growing volcanic island in Japan, Typhoon "Vamco" strikes the Philippines, leaving a massive trail of destruction, More than half of Honduras' banana production destroyed by Tropical Storm "Eta". Residents living close to the trajectory reported deep... A swath of freezing rain and sleet may lead to a period of heavy snow from eastern Nebraska into northern Wisconsin on Tuesday, November 10, 2020, NWS warns. Producing content you read on this website takes a lot of time, effort, and hard work. The daytime high temperatures in the city reached -19.3 °C (-2.74 °F) with a low of -24.2 °C (-11.5 °F) on January 19, but the city saw less than 5 cm (1.9 inches) of snow. Featured image credit: John Zwicker @JohnZwicker1. All you skier/part-time meteorologists can ease off on the predictions, because the weekend of November 9th-10th marked the first snowfall in the 2013-2014 season, and thus, the end of XC Ottawa's 2013 Snowfall Contest. The tables below list monthly averages for snowfall during October at cities and towns and parks in Ontario. Ottawa's coldest snowstorm on record is still the one that hit on February 8, 1895, when the city received 45.7 cm (17.9 inches) of snow with a daytime high of -17.8 °C (0 °F). Severe flooding triggered by heavy rains since July 2020 has affected more than 83 000 people in the Republic of Congo, according to the World Food Program (WFP), as it announced the funding of 1 million dollars for emergency distributions on Monday, November 9,... Ethiopian farmers are battling the country's worst locust invasion in 25 years, according to the UN Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), which urged officials to scale up survey and control operations in its situation update on November 9, 2020.