Forecasts for the southwest interior of British Columbia


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FPCN13 CWVR 190620 AAB
Updated forecasts for the southwest interior of British Columbia
issued by Environment Canada at 10.20 pm pst Wednesday 18 January
2017 for tonight Thursday and Thursday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 5.00 am Thursday.

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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:
\  OKANAGAN AND KAMLOOPS LAKES:          340 METRES.
\  COQUIHALLA - HOPE TO MERRITT:        1230 METRES.
\  COQUIHALLA - MERRITT TO KAMLOOPS:    1440 METRES.
\  CONNECTOR - PENNASK SUMMIT:          1728 METRES.
\  ALLISON PASS:                        1340 METRES.
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South Thompson.
Tonight..Cloudy. Rain showers and wet flurries near midnight. Snow
 over higher terrain. Snowfall amount 3 cm over higher terrain. Wind
 east 20 km/h gusting to 40. Low plus 2.
Thursday..Mainly cloudy. Wind east 20 km/h gusting to 40. High 6.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy. Wind east 20 km/h gusting to 40
 becoming light near midnight. Low minus 1.

Remainder unchanged.

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FPCN13 CWVR 190543 AAA
Updated forecasts for the southwest interior of British Columbia
issued by Environment Canada at 9.43 pm pst Wednesday 18 January 2017
for tonight Thursday and Thursday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 5.00 am Thursday.

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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:
\  OKANAGAN AND KAMLOOPS LAKES:          340 METRES.
\  COQUIHALLA - HOPE TO MERRITT:        1230 METRES.
\  COQUIHALLA - MERRITT TO KAMLOOPS:    1440 METRES.
\  CONNECTOR - PENNASK SUMMIT:          1728 METRES.
\  ALLISON PASS:                        1340 METRES.
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Central Okanagan - including Kelowna.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Flurries beginning after midnight. Amount
 2 cm. Wind southeast 20 km/h becoming light near midnight.
 Temperature steady near zero.
Thursday..Wet flurries and rain showers ending late in the morning
 then cloudy. Snowfall amount 4 cm over higher terrain. Wind becoming
 south 20 km/h near noon. High plus 4.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries.
 Wind south 20 km/h becoming light late in the evening. Low zero.

South Okanagan - including Penticton.
Tonight..Rain showers and wet flurries. Wind south 30 km/h gusting to
 50. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Rain ending near noon then mainly cloudy with 40 percent
 chance of showers. Snow level 600 metres rising to 900 metres near
 noon. Wind south 20 km/h. High plus 5.
Thursday night..Cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers. Snow level
 900 metres. Low plus 3.

Similkameen.
Tonight..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Low minus 6.
Thursday..Flurries ending in the morning then cloudy with 30 percent
 chance of flurries or rain showers late in the morning and in the
 afternoon. Local snowfall amount 2 cm. High plus 1.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries or
 rain showers. Low minus 5.

Nicola.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. A few wet flurries and rain showers beginning
 late this evening and ending overnight. Wind southeast 20 km/h
 gusting to 40 becoming light near midnight. Low minus 1.
Thursday..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries changing to
 60 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Snow level rising
 to 900 metres in the afternoon. High plus 3.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of rain showers
 changing to 40 percent chance of flurries near midnight. Snow level
 900 metres lowering to valley bottom near midnight. Low minus 2.

South Thompson.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers late this
 evening and after midnight except wet flurries over higher terrain.
 Wind east 20 km/h gusting to 40. Low plus 2.
Thursday..Mainly cloudy. Wind east 20 km/h gusting to 40. High 6.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy. Wind east 20 km/h gusting to 40
 becoming light near midnight. Low minus 1.

Remainder unchanged.

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FPCN13 CWVR 190000
Forecasts for the southwest interior of British Columbia issued by
Environment Canada at 4.00 pm pst Wednesday 18 January 2017 for
tonight Thursday and Thursday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 5.00 am Thursday.

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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:
\  OKANAGAN AND KAMLOOPS LAKES:          340 METRES.
\  COQUIHALLA - HOPE TO MERRITT:        1230 METRES.
\  COQUIHALLA - MERRITT TO KAMLOOPS:    1440 METRES.
\  CONNECTOR - PENNASK SUMMIT:          1728 METRES.
\  ALLISON PASS:                        1340 METRES.
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North Okanagan - including Vernon.
Tonight..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries early this evening.
 Snow beginning after midnight. Risk of freezing rain overnight.
 Snowfall amount 2 cm. Temperature steady near minus 1.
Thursday..Snow ending in the morning then cloudy with 40 percent
 chance of rain showers. Snowfall amount 2 cm. Snow level rising to
 800 metres near noon. High plus 4.
Thursday night..Cloudy. 40 percent chance of rain showers changing to
 40 percent chance of flurries late in the evening. Snow level 800
 metres lowering to valley bottom late in the evening. Low minus 1.

Central Okanagan - including Kelowna.
Tonight..Cloudy. 40 percent chance of rain showers or flurries early
 this evening. Snow mixed with rain beginning overnight. Wind
 southeast 20 km/h becoming light near midnight. Low zero.
Thursday..Snow mixed with rain ending in the morning then cloudy with
 40 percent chance of rain showers. Snowfall amount 4 cm over higher
 terrain. Snow level rising to 900 metres near noon. Wind becoming
 south 20 km/h near noon. High plus 4.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers
 changing to 30 percent chance of flurries in the evening. Snow level
 900 metres lowering to valley bottom in the evening. Wind south
 20 km/h becoming light late in the evening. Low zero.

South Okanagan - including Penticton.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers early this
 evening. Rain beginning after midnight. Snow level 900 metres
 lowering to 600 metres before morning. Wind south 30 km/h gusting to
 50. Temperature steady near plus 2.
Thursday..Rain ending near noon then mainly cloudy with 40 percent
 chance of showers. Snow level 600 metres rising to 900 metres near
 noon. Wind south 20 km/h. High plus 5.
Thursday night..Cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers. Snow level
 900 metres. Low plus 3.

Similkameen.
Tonight..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries early this evening.
 Periods of snow beginning after midnight. Low minus 4.
Thursday..Periods of snow ending in the morning then cloudy with
 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers late in the morning
 and in the afternoon. Snowfall amount 2 cm. High plus 1.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries or
 rain showers. Low minus 5.

Fraser Canyon.
Tonight..Periods of rain. Amount 15 mm over southern sections. Snow
 level 1000 metres lowering to 600 metres overnight. Fog patches.
 Temperature steady near plus 3.
Thursday..Showers. Snow level 600 metres rising to 1000 metres in the
 morning. Wind becoming south 30 km/h gusting to 50 near noon.
 Temperature steady near plus 4.
Thursday night..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Snow level
 1000 metres lowering to 500 metres near midnight. Wind south 30 km/h
 gusting to 50 becoming light near midnight. Low plus 2.

Nicola.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of rain showers this
 evening then 40 percent chance of flurries overnight. Snow level 900
 metres lowering to valley bottom near midnight. Wind southeast
 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light near midnight. Low minus 1.
Thursday..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries changing to
 60 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Snow level rising
 to 900 metres in the afternoon. High plus 3.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of rain showers
 changing to 40 percent chance of flurries near midnight. Snow level
 900 metres lowering to valley bottom near midnight. Low minus 2.

South Thompson.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early this
 evening. Wind east 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low plus 2.
Thursday..Mainly cloudy. Wind east 20 km/h gusting to 40. High 6.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy. Wind east 20 km/h gusting to 40
 becoming light near midnight. Low minus 1.

Shuswap.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of rain showers early this
 evening. Snow beginning near midnight. Risk of freezing rain after
 midnight. Snowfall amount 2 to 4 cm. Low zero.
Thursday..Snow ending in the morning then cloudy with 40 percent
 chance of rain showers. High plus 4.
Thursday night..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers in the
 evening then 30 percent chance of flurries overnight. Low plus 1.

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