Tue. Aug 21st, 2018

Contest! First Day of Snow 2013!

  • Vancouver Island Inland Sections Forecast - SPECIAL AIR QUALITY STATEMENT IN EFFECT
    Issued: 9:22 PM PDT Monday 20 August 2018

    Forecast Issued 4:00 PM PDT Monday 20 August 2018 - Monday night: Overcast. Widespread smoke. Low 11. Tuesday: Overcast. Widespread smoke. High 26. Humidex 31. UV index 3 or moderate. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy. Widespread smoke. Low 11. Wednesday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 27. Wednesday night: Cloudy periods. Low 12. Thursday: Sunny. High 23. Thursday night: Clear. Low 11. Friday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 24. Friday night: Cloudy periods. Low 12. Saturday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 20. Saturday night: Cloudy periods. Low 13. Sunday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 21.

  • Current Conditions
    14.2° C
    -0.9 ° C/hr
    101.8 kPa
    N/A 0.0 km/h
    gusting 0.0 km/h
    69 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    14.2° C
    Heat Index
    14.2° C
    8.6° C
    0 W/m2
    Last Updated: 2:50:00 PDT
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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
    Waxing gibbous (79% full)
    Civil Set
    Day Length
    Day High
    17.2° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low
    14.2° C @ 02:48 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    Day High Barometer
    101.8 kPa @ 02:14 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.75 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    14.2° C @ 02:48 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    17.2° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 0.0km/h @ 00:05 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    0W/m2 @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    0.0 @ 00:00 Tdy.

The Question: When will we get measurable snow at Alberniweather?
Enter your guesses in the comments of this post only!
Entries are open until 6AM Wednesday November 13th.


Prize is to be determined, but it will be a great one! :). If you are a business that would like to donate a prize, please email me at chrisale@gmail.com

As your guesses come in a calendar will appear here with your guesses.
So when do you think it will snow?

It’s going to rain this week starting around 3PM today… But is there snow coming? Hmmmmm πŸ™‚

Good Luck!

Here are the rules:

#1: You must pick a date, hour, and minute (eg. July 3 12:45). Minutes should be on the fives.

#2: Closest time wins.

#3: A winner will be chosen when there is enough snow on the front lawn of Alberniweather HQ to measure with a standard ruler.

#4: You need to be able to come to Port Alberni to get your prize!

#5: You must enter your guess in the comments section of this post or by email at alberniweather@gmail.com

#6: You can only pick once, so choose carefully.

#7: You have 1 week to make your choices, choices must be entered by 6AM Wednesday, November 13, 2012.

#8: If my wife (Theresa) wins she will get a prize as will the next closest contestant. πŸ™‚

#9: I reserve the right to add to these rules since I probably missed something. πŸ™‚

52 thoughts on “Contest! First Day of Snow 2013!

    1. sorry about that! just realized half the post didn’t come through! Yes! Rule #1:

      You must pick a date, hour, and minute (eg. July 3 12:45). Minutes should be on the fives.

      Happy guessing! πŸ™‚

    1. Hi Cassandra! I would highly recommend picking a date after this weekend! The guessing time doesn’t close until next week so it’s safe to say there should not be any snow before then πŸ™‚ That said, if it snowed on my birthday, I’d be pretty happy! πŸ˜€

    1. Hi Danneau! Sorry your guess won’t be entered into the official contest calendar because it’s after the entry deadline. Though I suspect you fall under rule #8 anyway. But good luck anyway! πŸ™‚

      1. ooops. I did the same. sorry did not read correctly about the deadline, was too excited about the contest lol. Sorry about that. Linda

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