Wed. Apr 24th, 2019

Back to Sun and warmth!

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

    Forecast Issued 06:14 AM PDT Wednesday 24 April 2019 - Wednesday: Clearing this morning. Fog patches dissipating this morning. High 16. UV index 5 or moderate. Wednesday night: Clear. Low plus 2. Thursday: Sunny. Increasing cloudiness late in the morning. High 16. UV index 6 or high. Thursday night: Clear. Low plus 3. Friday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 18. Friday night: Clear. Low plus 3. Saturday: Sunny. High 14. Saturday night: Clear. Low zero. Sunday: Sunny. High 17. Sunday night: Clear. Low plus 3. Monday: Sunny. High 15. Monday night: Clear. Low plus 4. Tuesday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 16.

  • Current Conditions
    10.8° C
    1.3 ° C/hr
    102.77 kPa
    NW 1.6 km/h
    gusting 8.0 km/h
    73 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    10.8° C
    Heat Index
    10.8° C
    6.2° C
    367 W/m2
    Last Updated: 9:10:00 PST
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  • Day Almanac
    Day's Rain
    0.0 mm
    Day ET
    0.0 mm mm
    Rain Storm
    NotAvailable mm
    Civil Rise
    Moon Phase
    Waning gibbous (71% full)
    Civil Set
    Day Length
    Day High
    10.8° C @ 09:09 Tdy.
    Day Low
    6.7° C @ 05:52 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    Day High Barometer
    102.8 kPa @ 08:44 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    102.46 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    6.7° C @ 05:52 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    10.8° C @ 09:09 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 3.2km/h @ 08:40 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    374W/m2 @ 09:09 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    1.4 @ 09:07 Tdy.

Once the fog burns off this morning we will officially be back into a sunny and warm pattern for the foreseeable future.

The GFS model does not have any significant showers forecast for us all the way out to August 9th and temperatures are to stay in the mid-to-high twenties with shots at 30 now and then.

The first shot at 30C will in fact be tomorrow, Wednesday.

Not much else to say. Stay safe out there! Remember campfires are still permitted but the forest is continuing to dry out so please be careful, bring lots of water with you to put out any campfires, and report any fires you do see to 1-800-663-5555 or *5555 from a cellular phone.

The Fire rating is currently Moderate but is forecast to rise to High on the 25th. (see “Beaver Creek”). If the dry and warm weather continues through to August 9th as forecast then I would say its a safe bet campfires may be banned by August long weekend and the fire rating will be at Extreme.

Have fun!

Oh… and if you’re not sure what fun things there are too do check this out courtesy of the City of Port Alberni, Chamber of Commerce and Alberni Valley Tourism:

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