Forecasts for the southwest interior of British Columbia


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FPCN13 CWVR 242300
Forecasts for the southwest interior of British Columbia issued by
Environment Canada at 4.00 pm pdt Friday 24 March 2017 for tonight
Saturday and Saturday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 5.00 am Saturday.

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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..A few showers ending this evening then partly cloudy. Snow
 level 1000 metres. Low plus 1.
Saturday..A mix of sun and cloud. Wind becoming west 20 km/h gusting
 to 40 in the afternoon. High 11. UV index 3 or moderate.
Saturday night..A few clouds. Low minus 1.

Central Okanagan - including Kelowna.
Tonight..A few showers ending this evening then mainly cloudy with
 30 percent chance of showers. Snow level 1200 metres. Wind south
 20 km/h becoming light this evening. Low plus 2.
Saturday..A mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of showers.
 Snow level 1300 metres. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h gusting to
 40 in the afternoon. High 11. UV index 3 or moderate.
Saturday night..A few clouds. Low minus 1.

South Okanagan - including Penticton.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Snow level
 1300 metres. Wind south 30 km/h becoming light late this evening.
 Temperature steady near plus 4.
Saturday..A mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of showers.
 Snow level 1300 metres. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h gusting to
 40 late in the morning. High 10. UV index 3 or moderate.
Saturday night..Clearing late in the evening. Low minus 1.

Similkameen.
Tonight..Cloudy with 30 percent chance of rain showers or wet
 flurries. Snow level 1000 metres lowering to valley bottom near
 midnight. Low minus 3.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of rain showers or wet
 flurries. Snow level rising to 1100 metres in the morning. Wind
 becoming southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 in the afternoon. High 8.
 UV index 3 or moderate.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. Low minus 7.

Fraser Canyon.
Tonight..Showers. Snow level 1200 metres lowering to 800 metres after
 midnight. Wind south 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 this
 evening. Low plus 4.
Saturday..Showers ending in the morning then a mix of sun and cloud.
 Snow level 800 metres. Wind south 20 km/h increasing to 40 gusting
 to 60 late in the morning. High 10. UV index 4 or moderate.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. Wind south 40 km/h gusting to 60
 diminishing to 20 in the evening. Low minus 2.

Nicola.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers this evening.
 Snow level 900 metres. Low plus 3.
Saturday..A mix of sun and cloud. Wind becoming southwest 30 km/h
 gusting to 50 early in the afternoon. High 9. UV index 3 or
 moderate.
Saturday night..A few clouds. Low minus 2.

South Thompson.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early this
 evening. Snow level 1000 metres. Wind east 20 km/h gusting to 40.
 Low plus 3.
Saturday..Mainly sunny. Wind east 20 km/h becoming southwest 20
 gusting to 40 early in the afternoon. High 10. UV index 3 or
 moderate.
Saturday night..A few clouds. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming light
 in the evening. Low minus 1.

Shuswap.
Tonight..Showers ending late this evening then cloudy with 40 percent
 chance of showers. Low plus 3.
Saturday..A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of showers late
 in the afternoon. High 8. UV index 3 or moderate.
Saturday night..A few clouds. Low minus 2.

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