Residents across the region can look forward to warm temperatures in the coming days. Across the region, tomorrow has a forecasted high of 14 with sun.

Environment Canada Meteorologist Gerald Cheng details the recent weather in the region.

“We’ve seen some pretty below-seasonal temperatures throughout the region so far, because of the cold air mass that’s sitting above the region. Seasonal temperatures are around 7 or 8 degrees, and we haven’t seen those for a while. But tomorrow should be warm with a warm air mass from the south, with a high of around 14 degrees.

Temperatures will drop for Friday and Saturday, but only down to a high of 7 in Dryden and Sioux Lookout and a high of 6 in Kenora on Friday. Saturday has a high of 5 in the Kenora and Dryden forecasts, and a high of 2 in Sioux Lookout.

Cheng adds that the region may see some more flurries and possible rain over the weekend, to go along with the warmer temperatures.

“Some precipitation may come over the weekend over the weekend, with some possible flurries. A colder air mass is also on its way to bring more seasonal temperatures. Not quite as cold as we’ve been seeing, but not quite as warm as tomorrow.”

Residents are encouraged to have their winter tires installed on their vehicles as soon as possible, ahead of more snow later this month.

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