Tue. Jan 22nd, 2019

Snow and Sleet Falling – Careful Out there!

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

    Forecast Issued 4:00 PM PST Tuesday 22 January 2019 - Tuesday night: Rain ending after midnight then cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Temperature steady near plus 3. Wednesday: Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers in the morning. High 7. UV index 1 or low. Wednesday night: Mainly cloudy. Low plus 3. Thursday: Cloudy. High 6. Thursday night: Cloudy periods. Low plus 2. Friday: Sunny. High plus 5. Friday night: Clear. Low zero. Saturday: Sunny. High 7. Saturday night: Cloudy periods. Low plus 2. Sunday: A mix of sun and cloud. High 9. Sunday night: Cloudy periods. Low plus 1. Monday: Cloudy. High 9.

  • Current Conditions
    Temperature
    3.3° C
    -0.1 ° C/hr
    Barometer
    101.43 kPa
    0.0
    Wind
    N/A 0.0 km/h
    gusting 0.0 km/h
    Humidity
    99 %
    Rain Rate
    1.3 mm/hr
    Wind Chill
    3.3° C
    Heat Index
    3.3° C
    Dewpoint
    3.1° C
    UV
    0.0
    Solar
    0 W/m2
    Last Updated: 19:25:00 PDT
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  • Day Almanac
    Day's Rain
    19.6 mm
    Day ET
    0.0 mm mm
    Rain Storm
    NotAvailable mm
    Civil Rise
    07:26
    Moon Phase
    Full (94% full)
    Civil Set
    17:35
    Day Length
    12:30:48
    Day High
    3.7° C @ 14:10 Tdy.
    Day Low
    1.8° C @ 01:00 Tdy.
    Day High Rain Rate
    3.3mm/hr @ 15:21 Tdy.
    Day High Barometer
    102.65 kPa @ 00:00 Tdy.
    Day Low Barometer
    101.42 kPa @ 18:59 Tdy.
    Day Low Windchill
    0.5° C @ 17:38 Tdy.
    Day High Heat Index
    3.7° C @ 14:10 Tdy.
    Day High Wind Gust
    S 4.8km/h @ 17:40 Tdy.
    Day High Solar Radiation
    79W/m2 @ 11:50 Tdy.
    Day High UV Index
    0.6 @ 11:39 Tdy.

The forecast was just updated to reflect a little more accurately what is going on out there… and that is wet snow!

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Check the Webcam page

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for updated imagery from the Hump and Sutton Pass.  Unfortunately the Hump is offline right now but here is Sutton Pass right now.

Poor Visibility! ;=) There was also snow on the road.

albernicam1

Take care driving out there.  The temperature is not likely to rise at all so snow will depend on how hard it is raining (the harder it rains, the more it ‘drags down’ the freezing temperatures above and rain turns to snow).

I don’t think there is any chance of a winner of the Snow Contest today, but you never know!

I will have a new post up tomorrow morning.

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