Mon. Oct 15th, 2018

Skies, and forecasts, of blue… (after fog)…. better get those Snow Guesses In!

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

    Forecast Issued 4:00 PM PDT Sunday 14 October 2018 - Sunday night: Clear. Fog patches developing overnight. Low plus 1. Monday: Sunny. Fog patches dissipating in the morning. High 21. UV index 3 or moderate. Monday night: Clear. Low plus 4. Tuesday: Sunny. High 18. Tuesday night: Clear. Low plus 4. Wednesday: Sunny. High 18. Wednesday night: Clear. Low plus 4. Thursday: Sunny. High 20. Thursday night: Clear. Low plus 5. Friday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 16. Friday night: Clear. Low 7. Saturday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 16.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    4.5° C
    -0.7 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    102.94 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    N/A 0.0 km/h
    gusting 0.0 km/h
    Humidity
    93 %
    Rain Rate
    0.0 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    4.5° C
    Heat Index
    4.5° C
    Dewpoint
    3.5° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    0 W/m2
    Last Updated: 1:50:00 PST
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  • Day Almanac
    Day's Rain
    0.0 mm
    Day ET
    0.0 mm mm
    Rain Storm
    NotAvailable mm
    Civil Rise
    07:07
    Moon Phase
    Waxing crescent (37% full)
    Civil Set
    19:01
    Day Length
    13:04:55
    Day High
    5.8° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low
    4.5° C @ 01:49 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    0.0mm/hr00:00
    Day High Barometer
    102.94 kPa @ 01:44 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    102.92 kPa @ 00:29 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    4.5° C @ 01:49 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    5.8° C @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 0.0km/h @ 00:05 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    0W/m2 @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    0.0 @ 00:00 Tdy.

You only have Monday and Tuesday to get your Snow Guesses into the contest!

The pattern of cold foggy mornings followed by beautiful sunny afternoons should continue for the next few days, including Halloween.  But late week it’s going to feel perhaps more like a different holiday altogether.

On Tuesday night, clouds will begin to overtake us again as the pattern changes… Wednesday will be cloudy and then overnight Wednesday rain will begin:

Rain will intensify Thursday morning and into the noon hour.

It should clear out overnight on Thursday.

However… things get interesting on Friday morning, below I have zoomed into Vancouver Island.  This is the precipitation map… notice the focus on the Nanaimo/Ladysmith area.

Now consider the same time… on the snowfall map:

Hmmm….

And then at 11AM:

Will it get to Port Alberni?

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