Sat. Mar 23rd, 2019

Showers are here thunder on the way?

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

    Forecast Issued 4:00 PM PDT Saturday 23 March 2019 - Saturday night: Partly cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers early this evening. Low plus 3. Sunday: Mainly sunny. High 14. UV index 3 or moderate. Sunday night: Clear. Low plus 3. Monday: Increasing cloudiness. High 14. Monday night: Rain. Low plus 4. Tuesday: Showers. High 9. Tuesday night: Cloudy. Low plus 2. Wednesday: Sunny. High 14. Wednesday night: Cloudy periods. Low plus 3. Thursday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 13. Thursday night: Cloudy periods. Low plus 3. Friday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 13.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    10.6° C
    -1.0 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    102.29 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    SE 3.2 km/h
    gusting 8.0 km/h
    Humidity
    80 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    10.6° C
    Heat Index
    10.6° C
    Dewpoint
    7.3° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    24 W/m2
    Last Updated: 19:20:00 PST
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  • Day Almanac
    Day's Rain
    0.5 mm
    Day ET
    0.0 mm mm
    Rain Storm
    NotAvailable mm
    Civil Rise
    06:43
    Moon Phase
    Waning gibbous (88% full)
    Civil Set
    20:09
    Day Length
    13:25:46
    Day High
    15.3° C @ 16:16 Tdy.
    Day Low
    5.9° C @ 02:45 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    102.29 kPa @ 11:43 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.66 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    5.9° C @ 02:45 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    15.3° C @ 16:16 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 19.8km/h @ 16:45 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    895W/m2 @ 12:23 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    3.1 @ 12:31 Tdy.

The forecasts all had the possibility of thunderstorms today.  Here is the latest radar from the excellent Storm Radar app.

Showers are just starting.

There is some lightning up on the north Island and that is where most of the threat is today. Click the image to see the latest strikes.

Stay tuned, might be an interesting afternoon and evening! The threat of thunder and lightning should end tonight.