June 4, 2020

Cool and soggy Week Ahead

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

    Forecast Issued 05:00 AM PDT Thursday 04 June 2020 - Thursday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of rain or drizzle this morning and early this afternoon then a mix of sun and cloud. High 20. UV index 4 or moderate. Thursday night: Partly cloudy. Low 7. Friday: Cloudy. High 21. UV index 4 or moderate. Friday night: Cloudy. Low 9. Saturday: Cloudy with 70 percent chance of showers. High 14. Saturday night: Cloudy with 70 percent chance of showers. Low 9. Sunday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 16. Sunday night: Cloudy periods with 60 percent chance of showers. Low 9. Monday: Sunny. High 18. Monday night: Cloudy. Low 10. Tuesday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 15. Tuesday night: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Low 11. Wednesday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 17.

There is a chance for a little bit of thunder activity and pockets of showers this afternoon and into this evening.  There are going to be showers through most of the week and temperatures not much above 15ºC.

Here is the 2-5PM look for Monday.  The showers start in Duncan.  This is the most likely time to hear some rumblings.

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Between 5-8PM the Alberni Valley gets some showers as well.

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Things dissipate after that and are calm through the night.

Tuesday starts much like Monday locally but a large body of moisture starts to approach the coast Tuesday morning.

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The moisture moves onto the Island by afternoon and picks up steam in the 2-5PM hour.

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The showers last most of the night.  Things get a little more intense on Wednesday when a fairly strong low runs into the Oregon and Washington coast.

wgsfc.66.0000Here is the 16 day forecast stretching to the end of the month.  It looks generally wet with up to 160mm of rain falling by September 29th.  Good for the lingering drought conditions.

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