March 1, 2014

UPDATED 4PM: East Island Snow Saturday afternoon and Sunday. Not much here.

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

    Forecast Issued 4:00 PM PST Friday 28 February 2020 - Friday night: Rain ending near midnight then partly cloudy with 60 percent chance of rain showers after midnight then 60 percent chance of flurries overnight. Low plus 1. Saturday: A mix of sun and cloud. 60 percent chance of flurries early in the morning. 40 percent chance of rain showers late in the afternoon. High 9. UV index 2 or low. Saturday night: Partly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers early in the evening. Clearing overnight. Low minus 2. Sunday: Sunny. High 10. Sunday night: Periods of rain or snow. Low plus 1. Monday: Rain. High 9. Monday night: Periods of rain. Low plus 1. Tuesday: Periods of rain. High 10. Tuesday night: Cloudy. Low plus 2. Wednesday: Periods of rain. High 8. Wednesday night: Rain. Low plus 5. Thursday: Rain. High 9.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    3.4° C
    -0.1 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    100.76 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    SSE 5 km/h
    gusting 8 km/h
    Humidity
    97 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    3.4° C
    Heat Index
    3.4° C
    Dewpoint
    3.0° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    0 W/m2
    Last Updated: 20:05:00 PDT
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  • Today's Almanac
    Rain since Midnight
    21.8 mm
    Continuous Rainfall (< 24hr gap)
    21.8 mm since
    February 28, 2020 00:02
    Civil Rise
    06:31
    Moon Phase
    Waxing crescent (25% full)
    Civil Set
    18:33
    Day Length
    12:31:46
    Day High
    9.3° C @ 09:41 Tdy.
    Day Low
    3.3° C @ 19:19 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    9.9mm/hr @ 17:21 Tdy.
    Day High Barometer
    102.35 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    100.76 kPa @ 19:59 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    -0.6° C @ 18:39 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    9.3° C @ 09:41 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 21km/h @ 10:10 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    445W/m2 @ 09:34 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    1.2 @ 09:33 Tdy.

A warning has been issued for the East Island of up to 25cm of snow through Sunday. A statement continues for our area up to 15cm.

Here is the statement for Inland VI, you can get to the warnings for East VI and Metro Vancouver on the forecast link at the top.

Statements

Inland Vancouver Island
3:49 PM PST Saturday 01 March 2014
Special weather statement for
Inland Vancouver Island continued

5 to 15 cm snowfall possible at higher elevations tonight through Sunday.

A low pressure system off Vancouver Island will spread increasing amounts of moisture across the South Coast. Snow at times mixed with rain is expected for Sunshine Coast and Greater Victoria regions tonight through Sunday morning. Snow is forecast over the higher areas with amounts potentially reaching 15 cm by Sunday afternoon.

The public, especially those with travel plans this weekend, are advised to stay tuned to the latest forecasts and warnings from Environment Canada at WWW.WEATHER.GC.CA. send your weather reports at #bcstorm.

The models have pushed the snow up a few hours and weekend the system.

If you are headed for the East Island expect treacherous road conditions Saturday afternoon and through Sunday.

You can see the snow on the east coast starting before 4PM.

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It’s calling for up to 5cm this afternoon.

Between 4PM today and tomorrow expect 10-15cm.

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Stay safe out there!