It may not feel like Christmas weather but there are a lot of festive events taking place today and during the weekend.
It was 8 C at 6:30 a.m., and the temperature is expected to drop to 7 C around midday, with a 60% chance of showers, and a low of -3 (and a 60% chance of flurries or showers) tonight.
Saturday’s high will be around 3 C, with a mix of sun and cloud, dropping to 2 C, with periods of rain, overnight.
Sunday will be a little warmer, with a high around 13 C, but it’s expected to be wet
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Plenty of Pets
Boomer is a four month old boy who is up to date on vaccines, is house trained and sleeps through the night. He is still a pup and is learning what is okay to chew and what should be left alone. He also needs a little work with things like walking on leash and learning that fingers aren’t toys.
Boomer is going to be quite a big boy; possibly around 75 pounds.
His new family will be required to take obedience classes with him.
Gasoline prices went down a little overnight.
The price of gasoline dropped to $1.17.6 per litre.
Diesel is unchanged at $1.15.3 per litre.
Tidal bore times:
The tidal bore will be coming in at 11:21 a.m. and 11:51 p.m. today
Things to do this weekend:
Wayward Cats Society giant book sale: Friday, from 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Truro Fire Hall. Admission is $1 (12 and under free) and books are $2 per pound.
Christmas tree lighting: Truro Civic Square- starts at 7:30 p.m.
Santa Claus Parade: Starts at 6 p.m. and goes from the stadium, through downtown Truro
Festive Craft Market at the Langille Athletic Centre (Dal AC): Saturday 10 a.m.- 6 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m.-5 p.m.