Tue. Dec 11th, 2018

Planning the weekend and week ahead. Mostly dry, tiny Pineapple Express.

  • 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
    1.1 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    99.99 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    NW 0.6 km/h
    gusting 8.0 km/h
    Humidity
    100 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    5.4° C
    Heat Index
    5.4° C
    Dewpoint
    5.4° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    80 W/m2
    Last Updated: 14:00:00 PST
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  • Day Almanac
    Day's Rain
    37.1 mm
    Day ET
    0.1 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 5.6km/h @ 13:55 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    499W/m2 @ 13:25 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    0.9 @ 13:21 Tdy.

We have a set of fronts that are lining up to sweep over us in the next seven days or so. In the image below you can see a blob of moisture near Hawaii that will be periodically sending moisture our way for the next week or so.

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Most of the rain that is coming is heading north of us into the Central and North coast. They had rain and wind warnings yesterday (lucky! :))

Tonight and early Saturday we can expect a chance of rain as one of these bands slides down the coast. There is actually going to be more rain in Vancouver than here in the Valley.
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We will get a break Sunday and then another weak front will pass over Monday… followed by another on Wednesday or Thursday. None of them look particularly vigorous and we are likely to only get a few millimetres of rain at best.

Happy Weekend!

Chris

P.S. I’ve put in my papers with City Hall so I am now officially a candidate for councillor in this November’s (the 15th) election! If you live in City Limits or know folks who do please spread the word, and if you would like to help by having a sign on the lawn or in your car window, please get in touch. Leave a comment here or email contact@chrisalemany.ca or 250-723-0889

It has been an honour serving everyone through this website. It would be an even bigger honour to serve you all as councillor. Tons of info on policies and ideas and places to leave feedback on my website. www.chrisalemany.ca

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