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Spring officially arives this afternoon

20.03.2019 08:06
By: Frank McGwire

Temperatures will be slightly above normal


Brandon, MB (CKLQ) - Astronomically speaking, the first day of spring is marked by the spring equinox, which falls on March 19, 20, or 21 every year.

Though different time zones reflect our clock times, the equinox happens at the same moment worldwide.

This year, spring officially arrives at 4:58 p.m. CST.

It will feel like spring too with a forecast high of +6 Celsius which is slightly above normal for this time of year.

According to Environment Canada Westman will enjoy temperatures at or slightly above normal for at least the next two weeks.

The normal average day time high for this time of the year is +1 Celsius while the normal average overnight low is -10.7 Celsius.