Tue. Mar 26th, 2019

Rain rain go away come again on Thursday?

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

    Forecast Issued 11:00 AM PDT Tuesday 26 March 2019 - Tuesday: A mix of sun and cloud with 40 percent chance of showers and risk of a thunderstorm. High 9. UV index 3 or moderate. Tuesday night: Partly cloudy. Becoming cloudy overnight. Fog patches developing late this evening. Low plus 2. Wednesday: Clearing late in the morning. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 16. UV index 3 or moderate. Wednesday night: Clear. Low plus 2. Thursday: Sunny. High 18. Thursday night: Clear. Low plus 2. Friday: Sunny. High 18. Friday night: Clear. Low plus 3. Saturday: Sunny. High 18. Saturday night: Cloudy periods. Low plus 5. Sunday: Cloudy. High 13. Sunday night: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Low 6. Monday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 12.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    10.4° C
    1.6 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    101.72 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    S 9.7 km/h
    gusting 17.7 km/h
    Humidity
    78 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    10.4° C
    Heat Index
    10.4° C
    Dewpoint
    6.8° C
    UV
    2.3
    Solar
    749 W/m2
    Last Updated: 11:45:00 PST
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  • Day Almanac
    Day's Rain
    3.3 mm
    Day ET
    0.0 mm mm
    Rain Storm
    NotAvailable mm
    Civil Rise
    06:36
    Moon Phase
    Waning gibbous (64% full)
    Civil Set
    20:14
    Day Length
    13:24:52
    Day High
    10.4° C @ 11:44 Tdy.
    Day Low
    5.9° C @ 07:59 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    8.4mm/hr @ 05:35 Tdy.
    Day High Barometer
    101.72 kPa @ 11:44 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.29 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    3.9° C @ 00:16 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    10.4° C @ 11:44 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 10.2km/h @ 00:40 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    997W/m2 @ 11:43 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    2.7 @ 11:43 Tdy.

We have a dreary day to get through today but fear not, we should start clearing out on Saturday and by Sunday we are looking at a beautiful stretch of weather!

The high pressure building in is still going strong in the image below for Thursday afternoon next week:

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I wish I could post here directly, but it is worth checking out the animation of the Jetstream winds as the big high is forecast to push in and bend the Jetstream up and around our area through Thursday.

Click on the image to go to the animation:

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And if you were at the talk I gave last night at the museum, thanks for coming out! It was fun and I hope to have a bunch of the data that I’ve gathered online next week.