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Tue 22:00 EST
Current Warnings
 

Northwest Coast Forecast

  • Tuesday Partly cloudy. Slight (30%) chance of a shower in the far west, becoming less likely later this evening. Near zero chance of rain elsewhere. Winds W 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the late evening.

  • Wednesday Partly cloudy. High (70%) chance of showers from the middle of the day. Light winds becoming NW 20 to 30 km/h in the middle of the day.

  • Thursday Cloudy. Very high (near 100%) chance of rain, most likely from the late morning. Snow falling above 900 metres. Winds NW 25 to 35 km/h tending N/NW 30 to 45 km/h in the morning then shifting SW 25 to 40 km/h in the evening.

  • Friday Cloudy. Areas of morning frost in the east. Very high (near 100%) chance of showers, most likely in the afternoon and evening. Snow falling above 600 metres. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h turning NW 25 to 40 km/h during the morning then increasing to 35 to 50 km/h during the evening.

  • Saturday Cloudy. Very high (95%) chance of showers, most likely in the morning. Snow falling above 400 metres. Winds W 35 to 50 km/h.

Issued Tue 16:26 EST

Northwest Coast Observations

Latest Observations
Station
Time Wind dir Wind spd Wind gust Tmp Dew pt Feels like RH Fire Rain Pres
km/h km/h °C °C °C % mm hPa
15:00 EST
NW 33   13.2 8.4 10.6 73 3 0 -
04:30 EST
WNW 4 7 7.6 - 7.6 - - - 1029.3
04:40 EST
WNW 22 26 10.0 6.9 7.2 81 2 0.4 1029.2
04:30 EST
W 31 43 9.9 7.1 6.3 83 2 0.4 1029.4
04:40 EST
W 7 9 5.4 4.2 3.9 92 1 0.0 1029.7
04:40 EST
NW 13 13 5.5 5.4 2.7 99 1 6.2 -
15:00 EST
W 31   11.5 9.5 8.4 88 2 0 1029.9
04:40 EST
WNW 15 17 4.1 3.2 0.6 94 1 0.0 -
04:40 EST
SW 4 6 2.9 2.9 1.3 100 1 1.4 1029.7
04:40 EST
WSW 9 9 1.7 1.6 -1.0 99 1 0.0 1029.7
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