Sun. Aug 18th, 2019

Rain starts tonight.

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

    Forecast Issued 4:00 PM PDT Sunday 18 August 2019 - Sunday night: Mainly cloudy. Low 13. Monday: Clearing in the morning. High 24. Humidex 26. UV index 7 or high. Monday night: Partly cloudy. Becoming cloudy after midnight. Low 14. Tuesday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 22. Tuesday night: Rain. Low 15. Wednesday: Showers. High 24. Wednesday night: Clear. Low 10. Thursday: Sunny. High 25. Thursday night: Cloudy periods. Low 11. Friday: Cloudy. High 21. Friday night: Cloudy. Low 13. Saturday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 22.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    19.7° C
    -0.9 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    101.03 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    SSW 8 km/h
    gusting 21 km/h
    Humidity
    67 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    19.7° C
    Heat Index
    19.7° C
    Dewpoint
    13.4° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    38 W/m2
    Last Updated: 19:10:00 PDT
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  • Today's Almanac
    Rain since Midnight
    0.0 mm
    Continuous Rainfall (< 24hr gap)
    No Qualifying Rainfall mm
    Civil Rise
    05:39
    Moon Phase
    Waning gibbous (89% full)
    Civil Set
    21:05
    Day Length
    13:23:02
    Day High
    22.3° C @ 16:12 Tdy.
    Day Low
    16.3° C @ 04:33 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    101.25 kPa @ 00:29 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.02 kPa @ 17:29 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    16.3° C @ 04:33 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    22.3° C @ 16:12 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 23km/h @ 14:05 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    1127W/m2 @ 12:33 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    7.3 @ 13:07 Tdy.

There may be a few showers today, but the real rain won’t start until later tonight.

As the Marine Synopsis states:

By 3:00 a.m. PST Saturday cold front located on a line north-south
over central Vancouver Island.

Here is the front as it sits over us tomorrow morning:

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The rain and gusty winds won’t let up until the front passes at around 10AM which you can see on the graph below as the pressure bottoms out, the temperature drops and the rain ends.

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Enjoy the weather, it won’t let up much for the next week or so.

UMBRELLAS……. DEPLOY!

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Oh, and looks like my weather station has probably got into California today… Whether it actually gets delivered to its destination in Hayward, we shall see.