Mild stretch of weather continues in Ottawa

Ottawa residents will enjoy two more days with above-seasonal temperatures.

Environment Canada’s forecast calls for a mix of sun and cloud today with a high of 20 C.

Clear tonight with a low of 9 C.

Monday will see a mix of sun and cloud, with a high of 13 C.

Seasonal temperatures return to the Ottawa area on Tuesday.

The outlook for Tuesday and Wednesday is sunshine both days with a high of 8 C.

The normal temperatures for this time of year are a high of 7 C and a low of – 1 C.

RECORD-BREAKING TEMPERATURES

Environment Canada senior climatologist David Phillips says a “Bermuda high” delivered record-breaking temperatures to Ottawa this weekend.

“Pumping all of this like a heat pump,” Phillips said.

Saturday was the warmest Nov. 5 in Ottawa in 84 years.

The high of 23.4 C on Saturday set a record for warmest Nov. 5 in Ottawa, breaking the previous record of 22.8 C set back in 1938.

The temperature hit 20.7 C on Friday, the warmest temperature ever recorded in Ottawa on Nov. 4.

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