Fri. Feb 22nd, 2019

SHAKEOUT BC DRILL 2017!

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

    Forecast Issued 4:00 PM PST Thursday 21 February 2019 - Thursday night: Cloudy. Periods of snow beginning late this evening. Amount 2 to 4 cm. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low minus 1. Wind chill minus 3 in the evening. Friday: Periods of snow ending near noon then cloudy with 40 percent chance of rain showers. Snowfall amount 2 to 4 cm. High 6. UV index 1 or low. Friday night: Cloudy. Flurries beginning late in the evening. Amount 2 cm. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low minus 2. Wind chill near minus 4. Saturday: Flurries or rain showers. High plus 4. Saturday night: Clear. Low minus 4. Sunday: Sunny. High plus 5. Sunday night: Clear. Low minus 5. Monday: Sunny. High 7. Monday night: Clear. Low minus 5. Tuesday: Sunny. High 6. Tuesday night: Clear. Low minus 5. Wednesday: A mix of sun and cloud. High plus 5.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    3.8° C
    0.2 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    101.26 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    SSE 3.2 km/h
    gusting 14.5 km/h
    Humidity
    85 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    3.8° C
    Heat Index
    3.8° C
    Dewpoint
    1.5° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    0 W/m2
    Last Updated: 4:25:00 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
    06:42
    Moon Phase
    Waning gibbous (88% full)
    Civil Set
    18:24
    Day Length
    12:32:40
    Day High
    4.2° C @ 00:53 Tdy.
    Day Low
    2.8° C @ 03:55 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    101.64 kPa @ 00:13 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.26 kPa @ 04:14 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    -0.2° C @ 02:50 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    4.2° C @ 00:53 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 8.0km/h @ 03:00 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    0W/m2 @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    0.0 @ 00:00 Tdy.

UPDATE: ALL DONE. Hope you had some fun and feel a little more prepared for The Big One.  Now marking this post artificially to early this morning so this mornings post rises to the top. 🙂

 


THIS IS A DRILL

A MAJOR EARTHQUAKE HAS OCCURRED. A TSUNAMI MAY ARRIVE AT ANY MOMENT. 

IMMEDIATELY EVACUATE TSUNAMI AREA WHEN SHAKING STOPS. DO NOT WAIT FOR OFFICIAL CONFIRMATION. FULL TSUNAMI MAP BELOW.

THIS IS A DRILL


“Safe elevation areas” (more than 20 metres above sea level in brown in below image).

  • Johnston Road -> Above Tracks
  • Top of Watty’s Hill
  • Falls Rd at Lugrin
  • Golden St above Nelson
  • Roger St -> Above Tracks
  • Redford St -> Above 5th Avenue
  • Argyle St -> Above 2nd Avenue
  • Kitsuksis St -> Above Short Street.
  • Compton St -> Above Tracks

tsunami

If you are already above 20m Tsunami zone. Stay where you are.

 

Tsunami Information: WCATWC

Earthquake Information: USGS

 

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