Sat. Jan 25th, 2020

First Baptist Garage & Bake Sale

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

    Forecast Issued 10:28 PM PST Friday 24 January 2020 - Friday night: Cloudy. Rain beginning near midnight. Fog patches dissipating after midnight. Temperature steady near plus 3. Saturday: Rain ending in the morning then cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers or drizzle. High 8. Saturday night: Cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers or drizzle in the evening and after midnight. Rain beginning after midnight. Becoming windy overnight. Low plus 3. Sunday: Showers. High 6. Sunday night: Rain. Low plus 3. Monday: Showers. High plus 5. Monday night: Rain. Low plus 2. Tuesday: A mix of sun and cloud with 60 percent chance of showers. High 8. Tuesday night: Rain. Low plus 4. Wednesday: Rain. High 6. Wednesday night: Periods of rain. Low plus 5. Thursday: Rain. High 8.

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    Barometer
    101.15 kPa
    0.0
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    Humidity
    99 %
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    Wind Chill
    4.8° C
    Heat Index
    4.8° C
    Dewpoint
    4.7° C
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  • Today's Almanac
    Rain since Midnight
    3.0 mm
    Continuous Rainfall (< 24hr gap)
    249.4 mm since
    January 16, 2020 00:01
    Civil Rise
    07:23
    Moon Phase
    New (0% full)
    Civil Set
    17:39
    Day Length
    12:31:29
    Day High
    5.1° C @ 00:50 Tdy.
    Day Low
    4.8° C @ 03:37 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    4.1mm/hr @ 02:59 Tdy.
    Day High Barometer
    101.26 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.14 kPa @ 01:59 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    4.8° C @ 03:37 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    5.1° C @ 00:50 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 0km/h @ 00:05 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    0W/m2 @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    0.0 @ 00:00 Tdy.

There is a Garage and Bake Sale and Silent Auction, Saturday, July 26, 9am to noon, First Baptist Church Gym, 6211 Cherry Creek Road. (the old Cherry Creek School building).

Please do go and help them out! Lots of great stuff and yummy items.

UPDATE: Learn something new every day.

Was looking at the latest update on Arctic Sea Ice Conditions. Aside, very interesting report, they say the ice is moving differently this year due to the weather and it’s causing a less severe melting regime, however, the ice as a whole is all very thin, even closest to the North Pole.

But anyway.. what I learned was this little tidbit:

The direction of the wind is determined from Buys Ballot’s Law, which states that if you are standing with your back to the wind in the Northern Hemisphere, low pressure will be on your left, and high pressure will be on your right.

It makes sense, if you remember what direction low pressure systems spin (counter-clockwise).. but this is a much more practical way of figuring out where the “eye” is. 🙂

2 thoughts on “First Baptist Garage & Bake Sale

  1. Hey Chris,

    It seems your having a dry spell rain wise. Have idea the longest stretch you’ve had without rain ??

    PS – I’ll be there next and have plans on going to that gagarage sale —

    Mike

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