Greater Moncton Weather: (Extended forecast HERE)
Today: Sunny. High minus 10. Cold wind chills this morning.
Tonight: A few flurries beginning this evening. Temperature rising to minus 7 by morning.
***WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FOR TOMORROW***
Tomorrow: Cloudy with a chance of flurries in the morning. Snow at times heavy and blowing snow beginning near noon. 15 to 25 cm. Very windy. High zero.
Tomorrow night: Snow or rain. Low -2
All out blizzard looking more and more likely from down east Maine through a large portion of New Brunswick Thursday/Thursday night. Travel not advised!
— Brett Anderson (@BrettAWX) January 3, 2018
Gas prices are supposed to go UP by about a cent tonight. Regular self serve has been selling for about $1.11 at a lot of places around the city the last week.
Diesel and furnace oil are predicted to jump up close to 3 cents tonight! Diesel is already has a maximum price of just over $1.30 here in the province…
Check the latest gas prices anytime HERE.
The province says that you can now apply for the 2018 Home Energy Assistance Program to help low-income families cope with high energy bills. The one-time payment of $100 is provided to households with a total income of up to and including $30,000 in 2016. There were 46,834 applications for the Home Energy Assistance Program in 2017 for a total benefit to families of about $4.68 million.
Click HERE to apply online…or you can go to any Service NB location. The deadline to apply for the 2018 benefit is June 30.
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— Moncton Wildcats (@monctonwildcats) January 3, 2018
The Moncton Wildcats lost to the Halifax Mooseheads 4-3 on overtime last night at the Coliseum. The Cats are back on the ice tonight in Cape Breton…that game was supposed to be tomorrow but was bumped up because of the storm that’s coming…
— Twitter Moments Canada (@CanadaMoments) January 2, 2018
The semifinals are set at the World Junior Hockey Championships in Buffalo…The United States will battle Sweden in the first semi on Thursday at 5 p.m. our time…and Canada will face the Czech Republic in the second one at 9 p.m. Atlantic. Canada beat Switzerland in quarterfinal action 8-2 last night.
Final score 92-82 for Saint John. The Magic played hard but went through a bit of an offensive drought in the 4th. On to the next one!
Terry named @EastCoastFeels Player of the Game!
— The Moncton Magic (@TheMonctonMagic) January 3, 2018
NBL action last night the Saint John Riptide held the Moncton Magic to their lowest offensive output of the year as knocked off the Magic 92-82.
Saint John has now won three of four meetings with Moncton this season.
NHL last night: Leafs, Habs, Canucks, Jets, & Oilers all lose…Penguins and Bruins won.
Get all the scores HERE.