Sun. Feb 17th, 2019

Showers returning Friday afternoon but good until then. Cool NASA Climate tool!

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

    Forecast Issued 05:00 AM PST Sunday 17 February 2019 - Sunday: Clearing this morning. Fog patches dissipating this morning. High plus 5. UV index 2 or low. Sunday night: A few clouds. Wind up to 15 km/h. Low minus 4. Wind chill minus 6 overnight. Monday: Increasing cloudiness. High plus 3. UV index 2 or low. Monday night: Cloudy periods. Low minus 1. 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
    0.9° C
    1.5 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    102.4 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    N/A 0.0 km/h
    gusting 0.0 km/h
    Humidity
    99 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    0.9° C
    Heat Index
    0.9° C
    Dewpoint
    0.7° C
    UV
    1.1
    Solar
    296 W/m2
    Last Updated: 11:00:00 PDT
    Click to Refresh or See All Conditions
  • Day Almanac
    Day's Rain
    0.0 mm
    Day ET
    0.1 mm mm
    Rain Storm
    NotAvailable mm
    Civil Rise
    06:51
    Moon Phase
    Waxing gibbous (95% full)
    Civil Set
    18:16
    Day Length
    12:33:12
    Day High
    0.9° C @ 10:59 Tdy.
    Day Low
    -1.2° C @ 05:48 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    102.4 kPa @ 10:59 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.51 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    -1.2° C @ 05:48 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    0.9° C @ 10:59 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 0.5km/h @ 04:30 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    376W/m2 @ 10:47 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    1.1 @ 10:46 Tdy.

A short post since not much has changed.

The mostly clear skies has produced some pretty chilly temperatures and allowed fog to form in the mornings.  Thankfully, it has burned off for the afternoons.

Today there seem to be a few more clouds in the upper reaches so we might not get as much input from the sun and so it might not get as warm or as clear as it has the past couple of days.

Rain is still slated to begin in the afternoon or early evening on Friday but it will be short lived.  Saturday should be OK, and then we’ll see more rain Sunday morning.

Cool NASA STUFF!

Have an annoying uncle who still insists all that mumbo jumbo about global warming is a hoax?  Looking for some nice visual ways to show current data about the issue?

I just discovered a really awesome website from NASA for that kind of stuff!

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If you click the picture it will take you to the page and you can just click on the little arrows on the bottom to bring up that dataset.  Notice especially the “Sun’s Energy” has not changed….