Forecasts for the Kootenay districts of British Columbia


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FPCN15 CWVR 212200
Forecasts for the Kootenay districts of British Columbia issued by
Environment Canada at 4:00 p.m. MDT Saturday 21 October 2017 for
tonight Sunday and Sunday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 5:00 a.m. MDT Sunday.

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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:
\  CASTLEGAR:                  430 METRES.
\  CRANBROOK:                  920 METRES.
\  BLUEBERRY-PAULSON:         1570 METRES.
\  KOOTENAY PASS:             1774 METRES.
\  CROWSNEST PASS:            1300 METRES.
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Boundary.
Tonight..Periods of rain. Amount 5 to 10 mm. Snow level 1000 metres
 rising to 2000 metres after midnight. Wind south 20 km/h.
 Temperature rising to 7 by morning.
Sunday..Mainly cloudy. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming light in the
 morning. High 12.
Sunday night..Partly cloudy. Low plus 3.

Arrow Lakes - Slocan Lake.
Tonight..Rain. Amount 10 to 20 mm. Snow level 1300 metres. Low
 plus 4.
Sunday..Rain ending in the morning then a mix of sun and cloud. Wind
 southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High 11.
Sunday night..Partly cloudy. Low plus 2.

West Kootenay.
Tonight..Rain. Amount 10 to 20 mm. Snow level 1000 metres rising to
 2000 metres overnight. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40.
 Temperature steady near 6.
Sunday..Rain ending in the morning then a mix of sun and cloud. Wind
 southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High 11.
Sunday night..Partly cloudy. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming light in
 the evening. Low plus 3.

Kootenay Lake.
Tonight..Rain. Amount 10 to 20 mm. Snow level 1000 metres rising to
 2000 metres overnight. Wind south 20 km/h. Temperature steady
 near 7.
Sunday..Rain ending in the morning then mainly cloudy. Snow level
 lowering to 1700 metres in the morning. Wind southwest 20 km/h
 gusting to 40. High 11.
Sunday night..Partly cloudy. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming light in
 the evening. Low plus 4.

East Kootenay.
Tonight..Cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers early this evening.
 Rain beginning this evening. Amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind south 30 km/h.
 Low plus 3.
Sunday..Rain ending in the morning then a mix of sun and cloud. Wind
 southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High 9.
Sunday night..Partly cloudy. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40
 becoming light in the evening. Low zero.

Elk Valley.
Tonight..Flurries and rain showers changing to rain this evening.
 Local snowfall amount 2 cm. Rainfall amount 10 to 20 mm. Wind south
 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low plus 2 with
 temperature rising to 6 by morning.
Sunday..Rain ending in the morning then cloudy. Wind becoming south
 20 km/h gusting to 50 in the morning. High 10.
Sunday night..Partly cloudy. Wind south 20 km/h gusting to 50
 becoming light in the evening. Low zero.

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