Tue. Dec 11th, 2018

Cool and soggy Week Ahead

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

    Forecast Issued 11:00 AM PST Tuesday 11 December 2018 - Tuesday: Rain. Amount 15 to 25 mm. High 6. Tuesday night: Cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers early this evening then partly cloudy. Fog patches developing after midnight. Low plus 1. Wednesday: Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers in the morning. Rain beginning in the morning. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. Amount 10 to 15 mm. High 6. Wednesday night: Periods of rain. Low 6. Thursday: Periods of rain. High 6. Thursday night: Periods of rain. Low plus 5. Friday: Rain. High 8. Friday night: Rain. Low 6. Saturday: Rain. High 8. Saturday night: Rain. Low 7. Sunday: Rain. High 9. Sunday night: Rain. Low 7. Monday: Rain. High 9.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    5.4° C
    0.7 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    100.03 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    NNW 6.6 km/h
    gusting 12.9 km/h
    Humidity
    100 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    4.0° C
    Heat Index
    5.4° C
    Dewpoint
    5.4° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    59 W/m2
    Last Updated: 14:25:00 PST
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  • Day Almanac
    Day's Rain
    37.3 mm
    Day ET
    0.0 mm mm
    Rain Storm
    NotAvailable mm
    Civil Rise
    07:25
    Moon Phase
    Waxing crescent (19% full)
    Civil Set
    16:59
    Day Length
    12:12:35
    Day High
    5.8° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low
    3.2° C @ 07:47 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    8.9mm/hr @ 07:16 Tdy.
    Day High Barometer
    101.45 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    99.93 kPa @ 10:59 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    1.1° C @ 11:14 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    5.8° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 6.6km/h @ 14:25 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    499W/m2 @ 13:25 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    0.9 @ 13:21 Tdy.

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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