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Colchester: And it's almost Christmas

The reindeer are ready to go.
LYNN CURWIN/TRURO DAILY NEWS
The reindeer are ready to go. LYNN CURWIN/TRURO DAILY NEWS

There could be a Christmas Day storm.

 

It was -14 C at 6:30 a.m., and todays high is expected to be -9 C, with sun and cloud, and a low of -13 tonight.

Saturdays high will be around 4 C, with flurries, dropping to 1 C overnight, with rain.

Sundays forecast high is 4 C, with possible showers, and an overnight low of -3 C.

Its expected to be -1 C, with snow or rain, on Christmas Day. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement, warning of the possibility of a storm, and will provide updates online at https://weather.gc.ca/city/pages/ns-25_metric_e.html

 

 

Todays stories

 

VIDEO: Christopher Garnier found guilty of second-degree murder in death of Catherine Campbell

http://www.trurodaily.com/news/local/video-christopher-garnier-found-guilty-of-second-degree-murder-in-death-of-catherine-campbell-172100/

 

Police arrest Shubenacadie and Dartmouth men following crime spree

http://www.trurodaily.com/news/police-arrest-shubenacadie-and-dartmouth-men-following-crime-spree-172160/

 

Wanted man believed to be in Truro area

http://www.trurodaily.com/news/wanted-man-believed-to-be-in-truro-area-172199/

 

 

Kemptown facility overflowing with plastic bags

http://www.trurodaily.com/news/local/kemptown-facility-overflowing-with-plastic-bags-172231/

 

Grinch, music and lights help house win ‘Light Up Bible Hill’ contest (Includes Video)

http://www.trurodaily.com/living/grinch-music-and-lights-help-house-win-light-up-bible-hill-contest-includes-video-172124/

 

 

United Way of Colchester working towards campaign goal

http://www.trurodaily.com/living/united-way-of-colchester-working-towards-campaign-goal-172228/

 

 

Holiday hours for Truro and area businesses

http://www.trurodaily.com/business/holiday-hours-for-truro-and-area-businesses-172230/

 

 

Thibault is cuddled up in a cozy blanket, waiting for his Christmas gifts. LYNN CURWIN PHOTO
Thibault is cuddled up in a cozy blanket, waiting for his Christmas gifts. LYNN CURWIN PHOTO

 

 

Pets

Unlike reindeer, pets cant live comfortably outdoors all winter. Make sure your pets are comfortable and happy during the holidays. Keep them warm and away from unhealthy treats and things like tinsel.

 

Fuel prices:

For a change, fuel prices didnt change overnight

Gasoline remains at $1.11.9.

Diesel is $1.18.3 per litre.

 

 

Tidal bore times:

The tidal bore will be coming in at 2:52 p.m. today.

Saturday: 3:21 a.m. and 3:33 p.m.

Sunday: 4:03 a.m. and 4:18 p.m.

Monday: 4:48 a.m. and 5:06 p.m.

Tuesday: 5:35 a.m. and 5:59 p.m.

 

Merry Christmas!

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