A snowfall warning is in effect for Metro Vancouver, with up to 10 centimetres expected Saturday.
VANCOUVER, B.C.: Saturday, Feb. 13 — Today’s weather starts out with snow and a freezing wind chill of – 8 C, and a high of zero, according to Environment and Climate Change Canada.
A snowfall warning is in effect for Metro Vancouver, with up to 10 centimetres expected Saturday. The agency says Pacific moisture associated with an approaching frontal system is colliding with the Arctic front along Vancouver Island.
Snowfall accumulations of five to 10 centimetres are expected. The agency warns people to prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions.
Overnight, it looks mainly cloudy with a low of – 1 and a wind chill factor of – 6 C and then more snow is expected to fall on Sunday, but that could be mixed with rain in the afternoon as the temperature warms up to a high of 2 C. Overnight Sunday there is more snow or rain and a low of 1 C.
On Monday, expect periods of rain or snow, and a high of 4 C, and then it’s rain overnight with a low of 3 C.
The mercury is set to climb back up on Tuesday, with a mix of sun and cloud and a high of 7 C.
Weather: Vancouver, B.C.
Today: Snow ending this afternoon then cloudy. Amount 5 to 10 cm. Windy early this morning. High zero. Wind chill – 8 C this morning.
Tonight: Cloudy. Wind up to 15 km/h. Temperature steady near – 1 C. Wind chill – 6 C this evening.
Tomorrow: Cloudy. Snow beginning in the morning. Snow mixed with rain late in the afternoon. Snowfall amount 5 cm. High plus 2 C.
Source: Environment and Climate Change Canada
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