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Good morning Brockville, Prescott, Gananoque and Leeds-Grenville. Here is your Friday morning, Christmas Eve weather update – December 24, 2021

Weather photo courtesy of city webcam from this morning in Brockville.

Special Weather Statement – Brockville, Prescott, Merrickville, Kemptville, Westport-Charleston Lake

A wintry mix expected Christmas Eve into Christmas Day. A warm front associated with a low-pressure system is expected to sweep through the region this evening and slowly progress eastward on Christmas Day. Precipitation associated with the front is expected to begin this evening or overnight as snow or ice pellets before transitioning over to freezing rain or freezing drizzle. The freezing rain risk is expected to end late Christmas morning for most communities, however, the risk of freezing drizzle will likely remain through the afternoon. There is still some uncertainty at this time regarding the timing and duration of the potential freezing rain.

Today:
Cloudy. Wind up to 15 km/h. High minus 3. Wind chill minus 13 this morning and minus 5 this afternoon. UV index 1 or low.

Tonight:
Cloudy. 40 percent chance of flurries this evening. Snow mixed with ice pellets beginning near midnight then changing to freezing drizzle before morning. Risk of freezing rain before morning. Wind up to 15 km/h. Temperature steady near minus 5. Wind chill near minus 10.

Saturday:
The freezing drizzle ends near noon then cloudy. Risk of freezing rain in the morning and afternoon. Wind up to 15 km/h. Temperature steady near minus 3. Wind chill near minus 8.

Currently around our region as of 8:00 am

Brockville/Elizabethtown-Kitley -10°C, Cloudy
Prescott/South Grenville -9°C Cloudy
Kemptville/North Grenville -13°C Cloudy
Merrickville/Wolford -12°C, Cloudy
Smiths Falls -11°C Cloudy
Westport/Rideau Lakes -9°C Cloudy
Athens -9°C, Cloudy
Mallorytown/Front of Yonge -6°C Cloudy
Gananoque/1000 Islands -6°C Cloudy

Your 7-day local forecast can be found at our weather centre:

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