Fri. Sep 20th, 2019

A Couple more cool days, thunder Thursday before weekend heat

  • Vancouver Island Inland Sections Forecast - No watches or warnings in effect.

    Forecast Issued 05:00 AM PDT Friday 20 September 2019 - Friday: Cloudy. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud near noon. Fog patches dissipating this morning. High 22. UV index 6 or high. Friday night: Partly cloudy. Fog patches developing before morning. Low 12. Saturday: Becoming cloudy in the morning. 40 percent chance of showers late in the afternoon. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 19. UV index 2 or low. Saturday night: Periods of rain. Low 14. Sunday: Showers. High 18. Sunday night: Clear. Low 7. Monday: Periods of rain. High 14. Monday night: Periods of rain. Low 11. Tuesday: Periods of rain. High 21. Tuesday night: Cloudy periods. Low 10. Wednesday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 16. Wednesday night: Cloudy periods. Low 9. Thursday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 16.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    15.0° C
    1.2 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    101.82 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    N/A 0 km/h
    gusting 2 km/h
    Humidity
    92 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    15.0° C
    Heat Index
    15.0° C
    Dewpoint
    13.7° C
    UV
    0.8
    Solar
    284 W/m2
    Last Updated: 9:00:00 PDT
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  • Today's Almanac
    Rain since Midnight
    0.0 mm
    Continuous Rainfall (< 24hr gap)
    No Qualifying Rainfall mm
    Civil Rise
    06:29
    Moon Phase
    Last quarter (65% full)
    Civil Set
    19:54
    Day Length
    13:12:35
    Day High
    15.3° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low
    13.7° C @ 07:43 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    101.83 kPa @ 08:43 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.71 kPa @ 02:58 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    13.7° C @ 07:43 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    15.3° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 0km/h @ 08:55 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    399W/m2 @ 09:00 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    0.9 @ 08:57 Tdy.

We were supposed to get rain showers overnight last night, but that didn’t happen.  There will be a slight chance of patchy showers today but the true threat of rain will come overnight again tonight.

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Will it actually happen? It seems the models have had a really difficult time figuring it out exactly.  We may only get some brisk winds from the system.

The threat of rain will end around 8AM Thursday and then another wave will come onshore Thursday afternoon and evening and deliver what looks like some unstable air like we had on Monday.

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Here is the thunderstorm potential for Thursday between 2PM and 8PM.

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It will start to clear and warm up on Friday with temperatures peaking in the high twenties by Sunday.

Happy Wednesday!