April 1, 2020

Ongoing Storm

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

    Forecast Issued 4:00 PM PDT Tuesday 31 March 2020 - Tuesday night: Mainly cloudy. 70 percent chance of showers changing to 30 percent chance of showers this evening except wet flurries over higher terrain this evening and after midnight. Risk of thunderstorms early this evening. Low plus 1. Wednesday: Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon. High 10. UV index 3 or moderate. Wednesday night: Mainly cloudy. Low plus 1. Thursday: Cloudy. High 7. Thursday night: Cloudy periods with 30 percent chance of rain showers or flurries. Low minus 1. Friday: A mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers. High 8. Friday night: Cloudy periods. Low zero. Saturday: Cloudy. High 10. Saturday night: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Low plus 3. Sunday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 11. Sunday night: Cloudy periods. Low plus 3. Monday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 12.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    3.2° C
    0.0 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    101.63 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    N/A 0 km/h
    gusting 0 km/h
    Humidity
    95 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    3.2° C
    Heat Index
    3.2° C
    Dewpoint
    2.5° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    0 W/m2
    Last Updated: 0:20:00 PST
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  • Today's Almanac
    Rain since Midnight
    0.0 mm
    Continuous Rainfall (< 24hr gap)
    45.0 mm since
    March 28, 2020 00:03
    Civil Rise
    06:21
    Moon Phase
    First quarter (49% full)
    Civil Set
    20:24
    Day Length
    13:22:51
    Day High
    3.3° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low
    3.2° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    101.63 kPa @ 00:13 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.62 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    3.2° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    3.3° C @ 00:00 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.

This post will stay on here for the next 24 hours in order for people to see updates… please do use the comments to tell us how you’re doing.

As of 9:00 the Power is out in North Port, 1329 Hydro customers affected.

The Pac Weather Center seems to be updating their forecast on an almost 30 minute basis right now.

We have 2 inches of snow here so far and a ton coming down. I have a friend in Kyuquot (West Coast, North of Clayoquot Sound… at the mouth of Quatsino Sound)… they have 4 inches and the wind at the Quatsino lighthouse is 45knots. Blizzard conditions.

Update: I’m off to bed folks. Stay safe and warm.

UPDATE: I had 13cm this morning and another 5 this morning since 8AM.

10 thoughts on “Ongoing Storm

  1. just came home from my parents at johnson and tebo area.there is power there. power at home south port third by zellers

  2. It’s snowing on the West Coast, though we’re now getting the wet slushy stuff, and it’s warmed up considerably. A major mess getting to work this morning.

    Just a side note, Kyuquot is NOT at the mouth of Quatsino Sound, it is near the entrance to Kyuquot Sound, which is well South of Quatsino Sound, but still North of Clayoquot Sound and Nootka Sound.

    Cheers!

  3. Hey! A snow plow just went by!!
    That was at 6am Cameron Hts. Think I’ll go dust off the side walk —-try out my leaf blower

  4. Thanks for good updates – I didn’t know this existed.
    I’m in Cherry Creek right now (Sat, 21st, 9:30 am) and there’s ongoing snow with about 6-8 inches on the ground.

  5. Well, the snow is falling intermittently now. And it’s the wet, slushy, messy stuff too. What’s on the ground is melting as well. What a mess!

    And to answer Chris’ (admin) question from before, I’m in Ucluelet, which means whatever is observed at Tofino Airport doesn’t always apply to us.

    Cheers!

  6. its 7:00pm im out cherry creek and ive just got home from vancouver. the road and hwy in from naniamo are passable but take caution some stretches are not plowed yet it makes for some slower traffic

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