Thursday July 6th 9:00am.. Sunshine and light winds effected the region yesterday as a high pressure system drifted through. This feature is now located just east of NS and continues to move away, meanwhile a couple weather systems are now approaching from which will spread clouds and rain across the island. The first system is a slow moving cold front which may spread showers into western PEI by late tonight. The second is a low pressure system expected to develop near NYC tomorrow morning. This system is then expected to move NE tracking into the mouth of the Bay of Fundy overnight tomorrow night then across PEI Saturday morning bringing a healthy dumping of rain. That slow moving cold front mentioned earlier is then expected to move across the island Saturday evening. The unsettled weather pattern continues as a series of fast moving systems move through with one being Sunday night and another on Tuesday.
Precipitation.. Slight chance of showers up west later tonight. Rain begins late Friday night tapering to showers Saturday morning with 15-20 mms possible. Chance of showers again Saturday night, and Sunday night.
Temperatures.. At or above normal throughout.
Wind.. Brisk SW winds develop today and generally continuing throughout.
Thunderstorms.. Chance of storms developing over NB today which could skirt west Prince. Otherwise a slight chance over the weekend.
Maggies trip… The rain should hold off for the boat ride over but a little rough with brisk SW winds. The rain comes Friday night ending near noon on Saturday. Sunday should be nice but brisk SW winds may make the voyage home a bit rough. Temps near 20 throughout.
CBMF.. Rain should begin late tomorrow tapering to showers by dawn Saturday giving 15-20 mms. Saturday and Sunday mix of sun and cloud with chance of showers during the evening both days. Brisk SW winds tomorrow shifting to light easterly on Saturday then back to light-brisk southerly on Sunday. Warmest day tomorrow,
Hazards.. Wet driving conditions beginning tomorrow evening.
Watches/warnings… None for PEI at this time.
Today.. Sunny, brisk SW winds, highs 26
Tonight.. Few clouds, light-brisk SW winds, lows 16
Tomorrow.. Sunny start becoming cloudy with rain late, light-brisk south winds, highs 27.
Saturday.. Sun and cloud, chance of showers, light east winds, highs 23
Sunday.. Sun and cloud, chance of showers, brisk SW winds, highs 27
Monday.. Sun and cloud chance of showers, light-brisk south winds, highs 25