Fri. Jul 19th, 2019

Busy week and the Long Arm.

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

    Forecast Issued 11:00 AM PDT Friday 19 July 2019 - Friday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 24. UV index 7 or high. Friday night: Clearing late this evening. Low 10. Saturday: Sunny. High 27. UV index 8 or very high. Saturday night: Cloudy periods. Low 8. Sunday: Sunny. High 29. Sunday night: Clear. Low 11. Monday: Sunny. High 26. Monday night: Clear. Low 14. Tuesday: Sunny. High 25. Tuesday night: Clear. Low 13. Wednesday: Sunny. High 22. Wednesday night: Clear. Low 12. Thursday: Sunny. High 23.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    19.8° C
    1.7 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    102.01 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    N/A 0 km/h
    gusting 2 km/h
    Humidity
    62 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    19.8° C
    Heat Index
    19.8° C
    Dewpoint
    12.3° C
    UV
    5.7
    Solar
    928 W/m2
    Last Updated: 12:35:00 PDT
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  • Today's Almanac
    Rain since Midnight
    0.3 mm
    Continuous Rainfall (< 24hr gap)
    7.6 mm since
    July 18, 2019 00:07
    Civil Rise
    04:53
    Moon Phase
    Waning gibbous (92% full)
    Civil Set
    21:57
    Day Length
    13:25:32
    Day High
    19.8° C @ 12:34 Tdy.
    Day Low
    10.8° C @ 02:50 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    102.02 kPa @ 08:59 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.77 kPa @ 00:29 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    10.8° C @ 02:50 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    19.8° C @ 12:34 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 3km/h @ 09:45 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    937W/m2 @ 12:10 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    5.7 @ 12:24 Tdy.

Keep all your gear ready for this week… Umbrellas jackets, toques and sunglasses, you’ll likely need it all.

This morning we have a chance of flurries. There were already flurries falling on the Hump when I went over at 6:30AM and it has gotten more serious now by 6:50AM. Please be careful. We still have another month and a half before we can put away the winter tires. Tuesday there will be a chance for more showers and flurries in the early morning but it should clear up in the afternoon. This will be your day for sunglasses.

On Wednesday we get a bit of a break but it should cool right off in preparation for Thursday when things get busy again and we have more chance of flurries changing to rain. On Friday we might get some wind, it doesn’t look like much really.

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So as you can see, a little bit of everything. It must be almost spring.

In other news, over the weekend I mounted the station on a long arm complete with a hinge so i can swing it around to work on it and a lock so that it stays in place.

This should give the most accurate temperature and humidity readings possible in the summer time.

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Happy Monday!