Clearing in the morning with winds northwest at 20 km/h, becoming light in the afternoon, with a high of minus 13 C.

Tonight increasing cloudiness with snow beginning overnight, and a low of minus 15 C.

Coming up today

Statistics Canada releases the labour force survey for January.

Canadian long track speed skaters compete at the 2017 ISU World Single Distance Championships at Gangneung, South Korea.

Health and Social Services Minister Gaétan Barrette and Francine Charbonneau, the Minister responsible for the Laval area, announce investments to reduce waiting lists in hospitals in Laval.

Criminal lawyer Marie Henein, who represented former CBC radio star Jian Ghomeshi in a high-profile sexual assault case, speaks as part of the Donald Lecture Series, at the Centennial Theatre of Bishop’s University in Sherbrooke.

Photo of the day

Don’t forget to submit your photos of Montreal via Facebook, Twitter and Instagram by tagging them with #ThisMtl. See them appear at montrealgazette.com/thismtl and we’ll feature one per day right here in the morning file. Today’s photo was posted on Twitter by @mjmantis.

In courtyard of the Marriott on a winter's night, downtown #Montreal #mtlmoments #MeteoQc #travelpics #thismtl #streetphoto #mtl375 #mtlblog pic.twitter.com/b69oPW2Gry

— michael boyle (@mjmantis) February 9, 2017

Quote of the day

You’ll have bad times and he’ll have good times doin’ things that you don’t understand. But if you love him you’ll forgive him, even though he’s hard to understand. – Tammy Wynette

Montreal this morning is a regular morning update to keep you in the know about what you should expect before starting your day. For more updates on the day’s top stories, breaking news and more, visit montrealgazette.com.

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