Sun. Feb 17th, 2019

Record soggy Saturday possible but dry Sunday.

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

    Forecast Issued 4:00 PM PST Sunday 17 February 2019 - Sunday night: A few clouds. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low minus 4. Wind chill minus 6 overnight. Monday: Mainly sunny. Increasing cloudiness late in the morning. High plus 4. UV index 2 or low. Monday night: Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of flurries before morning. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low minus 2. Wind chill near minus 3. Tuesday: Flurries or rain showers. High plus 5. Tuesday night: Periods of snow. Low minus 3. Wednesday: Sunny. High 6. Wednesday night: Clear. Low minus 5. Thursday: Sunny. High 6. Thursday night: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Low minus 1. Friday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries or rain showers. High plus 5. Friday night: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of rain showers or flurries. Low zero. Saturday: Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries or rain showers. High 6.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    5.3° C
    -2.8 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    102.41 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    N/A 0.0 km/h
    gusting 0.0 km/h
    Humidity
    81 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    5.3° C
    Heat Index
    5.3° C
    Dewpoint
    2.3° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    0 W/m2
    Last Updated: 17:50:00 PDT
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  • Day Almanac
    Day's Rain
    0.0 mm
    Day ET
    0.0 mm mm
    Rain Storm
    NotAvailable mm
    Civil Rise
    06:51
    Moon Phase
    Waxing gibbous (96% full)
    Civil Set
    18:16
    Day Length
    12:33:12
    Day High
    9.2° C @ 16:21 Tdy.
    Day Low
    -1.2° C @ 05:48 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    102.41 kPa @ 11:44 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.51 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    -1.2° C @ 05:48 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    9.2° C @ 16:21 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 3.5km/h @ 15:35 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    577W/m2 @ 13:09 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    1.7 @ 12:23 Tdy.

The rain has already begun in places and there might be quite a bit of it by the end of the day. There could be heavy rain today all over the Island so if you are camping near a stream please be cautious as water levels may rise very quickly. Read on!

The peak of the rain will start before 5 and crest between 5PM-8PM today.

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Here is the total rainfall for Saturday. Up to 60mm (pink) is expected in our area and at the very least up to 30mm.

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Thankfully Sunday is going to dry right out.  Here is the 24hr mape for 5AM Sunday to Monday.

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It sill stay cool Saturday but should warm a little on Sunday/Fathers Day and we should see the sun.

Batten down the hatches today and get out the tarp if you are in the bush.  Happy Fathers Day!