Feb 19, 2022 at 07:56
Weather: Winter weather travel advisory
- Today – A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of flurries early this morning. Wind north 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming west 20 gusting to 40 this afternoon. High minus 14. Wind chill minus 33 this morning and minus 21 this afternoon. Risk of frostbite. UV index 2 or low.
- Tonight – Cloudy. Light snow beginning this evening then changing to snow at times heavy and local blowing snow near midnight. Amount 5 to 10 cm. Wind southwest 40 km/h gusting to 70. Temperature rising to minus 10 by morning. Wind chill minus 29 this evening and minus 20 overnight. Risk of frostbite.
COVID-19 Stats in Algoma (February 18, 3:00 p.m.)
|Current||Previous||Change from previous report|
|Close contact of a confirmed case||1,501||1,485||16|
|Unknown Source of Infection||2,519||2,490||29||Evidence of Community Spread||Recent Cases|
|Central & East Algoma||478||472||6||Yes||Yes|
|Elliot Lake & Area||168||167||1||Yes||Yes|
|Sault Ste. Marie & Area||3,857||3,799||58||Yes||Yes|
- CBC’s The Debaters pits two comics against each other. Today’s show features Pete Zedlacher vs Sean Cullen with the debate “Should The Canada Goose Be Canada’s National Bird?” This episode premieres on CBC Radio One Friday February 18th at 11:30 a.m. and encores Saturday the 19th at 1:30 p.m.