The carnival is in town this weekend at the Stampede Grounds, while volunteers are also busy preparing for the Williams Lake Indoor Rodeo at the Cariboo Memorial Recreation Complex. Angie Mindus photo

Cooler weekend weather perfect for heading indoors to rodeo, carnival

Environment Canada calling for high of 13C Thursday, 6C for Saturday

Environment Canada is calling for cooler than average temperatures as the lakecity heads toward the Williams Lake Indoor Rodeo weekend.

Wednesday, April 24 residents can expect a mix of sun and cloud with a 30 percent chance of flurries early in the morning and a high of 10C.

Thursday will be the warmest day of the week with sunny skies and a high of 13C, making it the best day to take in the West Coast Amusements carnival that is setting up at the Stampede Grounds for the weekend.

Friday will bring a mix of sun and cloud with a 40 percent chance of showers and a high of 10C.

Saturday and Sunday are expected to be cool and grey with daytime highs of 6C and 8C and a great time to head indoors for the 29th annual Indoor Rodeo.

Read More: Stage is set for 29th annual Williams Lake Indoor Rodeo

The daytime average for this time of year is 12.5C.


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