Forecasts for southern Alberta and the Mountain Park


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FPCN15 CWWG 281348 AAA
Updated forecasts for Southern Alberta and the mountain parks issued
by Environment Canada at 6.48 am mst Tuesday 28 February 2017 for
today and Wednesday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 11.00 am.

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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:
 BANFF:                       1384 METRES.
 HWY 93 - BOW SUMMIT:         2068 METRES.
 JASPER:                      1061 METRES.
 HWY 93 - SUNWAPTA PASS:      2034 METRES.
 CANMORE:                     1350 METRES.
 HWY 40 - HIGHWOOD PASS:      2206 METRES.
 PINCHER CREEK:               1030 METRES.
 WATERTON:                    1280 METRES.
 CROWSNEST PASS:              1300 METRES.
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Kananaskis - Canmore.
Today..A few flurries ending late this morning then clearing. Local
 amount 2 cm. High minus 7.
Tonight..Clear. Becoming partly cloudy near midnight. Wind becoming
 southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 except gusting to 70 in wind prone
 areas late this evening and overnight. Low minus 12.
Wednesday..Mainly sunny. Increasing cloudiness late in the morning
 then 30 percent chance of flurries in the afternoon. Wind southwest
 20 km/h gusting to 40. High minus 2.

Cardston - Fort MacLeod - Magrath.
Today..A few flurries ending this afternoon then clearing. Local
 amount 2 cm. High minus 8.
Tonight..Clear. Becoming partly cloudy after midnight. Wind becoming
 southwest 50 km/h gusting to 70 late this evening then increasing to
 70 gusting to 90. Low minus 11 with temperature rising to minus 1 by
 morning.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain
 showers in the afternoon. Wind southwest 50 km/h gusting to 70
 diminishing to 30 gusting to 50 in the morning. High plus 3.

Crowsnest Pass - Pincher Creek - Waterton Lakes Nat. Park.
Today..A few flurries ending this afternoon then clearing. Local
 amount 2 to 4 cm. High minus 7.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Wind west 20 km/h increasing to 50 gusting to
 70 late this evening then becoming southwest 70 gusting to 90.
 Temperature rising to minus 4 by morning.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain
 showers in the afternoon. Wind west 60 km/h gusting to 80
 diminishing to 40 gusting to 60 in the morning. High plus 2.

Remainder unchanged.

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FPCN15 CWWG 281200
Forecasts for Southern Alberta and the mountain parks issued by
Environment Canada at 5.00 am mst Tuesday 28 February 2017 for today
and Wednesday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 11.00 am.

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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:
 BANFF:                       1384 METRES.
 HWY 93 - BOW SUMMIT:         2068 METRES.
 JASPER:                      1061 METRES.
 HWY 93 - SUNWAPTA PASS:      2034 METRES.
 CANMORE:                     1350 METRES.
 HWY 40 - HIGHWOOD PASS:      2206 METRES.
 PINCHER CREEK:               1030 METRES.
 WATERTON:                    1280 METRES.
 CROWSNEST PASS:              1300 METRES.
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City of Calgary.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries this morning.
 Clearing this afternoon. High minus 6.
Tonight..Clear. Becoming partly cloudy near midnight. Wind south
 20 km/h becoming light near midnight. Wind becoming southwest 30
 gusting to 50 overnight. Low minus 11.
Wednesday..Mainly sunny. Increasing cloudiness near noon then
 30 percent chance of flurries in the afternoon. Wind southwest
 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming northwest 20 gusting to 40 in the
 morning. High zero.

Okotoks - High River - Claresholm.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries this morning
 and early this afternoon. Clearing this afternoon. High minus 6.
Tonight..Clear. Becoming partly cloudy near midnight. Wind becoming
 southwest 40 km/h gusting to 60 except gusting to 80 in wind prone
 areas overnight. Low minus 11.
Wednesday..Mainly sunny. Increasing cloudiness near noon then
 30 percent chance of flurries in the afternoon. Wind southwest
 40 km/h gusting to 60 except gusting to 80 in wind prone areas in
 the morning. Wind becoming light late in the morning then becoming
 west 20 late in the afternoon. High plus 1.

Airdrie - Cochrane - Olds - Sundre.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries this morning.
 Clearing near noon. High minus 7.
Tonight..Clear. Becoming partly cloudy near midnight. Wind south
 20 km/h becoming light near midnight. Wind becoming west 20 gusting
 to 50 overnight. Low minus 17. Wind chill minus 27.
Wednesday..Mainly sunny. Increasing cloudiness near noon then
 60 percent chance of flurries in the afternoon. Wind west 20 km/h
 gusting to 50 becoming light in the afternoon. High minus 3.

Drumheller - Three Hills.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries this morning.
 Clearing this afternoon. High minus 7.
Tonight..Clear. Becoming partly cloudy after midnight. Low minus 14.
Wednesday..A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy in the afternoon
 with 30 percent chance of flurries late in the afternoon. Wind
 becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon. High zero.

Brooks - Strathmore - Vulcan.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries this morning
 and early this afternoon. Clearing this afternoon. High minus 6.
Tonight..Clear. Becoming partly cloudy after midnight. Wind becoming
 southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 overnight. Low minus 14.
Wednesday..A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy in the afternoon
 with 40 percent chance of flurries late in the afternoon. Wind
 southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming north 20 gusting to 40 near
 noon. High plus 2.

Banff National Park.
Today..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries this morning then a
 mix of sun and cloud. High minus 7.
Tonight..A few clouds. Increasing cloudiness overnight. Wind becoming
 southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 except gusting to 70 in wind prone
 areas late this evening and overnight. Low minus 13.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Wind
 southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High minus 3.

Kananaskis - Canmore.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries this morning.
 Clearing this afternoon. High minus 7.
Tonight..Clear. Becoming partly cloudy near midnight. Wind becoming
 southwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 except gusting to 70 in wind prone
 areas late this evening and overnight. Low minus 12.
Wednesday..Mainly sunny. Increasing cloudiness late in the morning
 then 30 percent chance of flurries in the afternoon. Wind southwest
 20 km/h gusting to 40. High minus 2.

Jasper National Park.
Today..A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of flurries this
 morning. High minus 6.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries late this
 evening and overnight. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40
 except gusting to 60 in wind prone areas late this evening and
 overnight. Low minus 14.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries. High
 minus 4.

Nordegg - Forestry Trunk Road Highway 734.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries early this
 morning. Clearing this morning. Wind up to 15 km/h. High minus 6.
 Wind chill minus 25 this morning.
Tonight..Clear. Becoming partly cloudy late this evening. Wind
 becoming southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 except gusting to 70 in
 wind prone areas late this evening and overnight. Low minus 15.
Wednesday..Increasing cloudiness. 30 percent chance of flurries in
 the afternoon. High minus 5.

Rocky Mountain House - Caroline.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries early this
 morning. Clearing this morning. Wind up to 15 km/h. High minus 8.
 Wind chill minus 27 this morning.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness. 30 percent chance of flurries late
 this evening and after midnight. Low minus 17.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries in the
 afternoon. Wind becoming northwest 20 km/h late in the morning. High
 minus 4.

Red Deer - Ponoka - Innisfail - Stettler.
Today..A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of flurries this
 morning. High minus 7.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness. Wind becoming south 20 km/h late this
 evening. Low minus 15.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries in the
 morning. Wind becoming northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 late in the
 morning. High minus 3.

Hanna - Coronation - Oyen.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries this morning
 and early this afternoon. Clearing this afternoon. High minus 11.
Tonight..A few clouds. Increasing cloudiness before morning. Low
 minus 17.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy. Wind becoming northwest 30 km/h gusting to
 50 in the afternoon. High minus 8.

Medicine Hat - Bow Island - Suffield.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. High
 minus 5.
Tonight..Clearing early this evening. Increasing cloudiness before
 morning. Low minus 13.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries in the
 afternoon. Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 50. High plus 2.

Cypress Hills Provincial Park - Foremost.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. High
 minus 5.
Tonight..Clearing early this evening. Increasing cloudiness before
 morning. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 after
 midnight. Low minus 13.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries late in the
 morning and in the afternoon. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 50
 becoming northwest 20 gusting to 40 in the afternoon. High plus 2.

Lethbridge - Taber - Milk River.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Fog patches
 early this morning. High minus 6.
Tonight..Clearing this evening. Wind becoming southwest 30 km/h
 gusting to 50 late this evening then west 50 gusting to 70 before
 morning. Temperature rising to minus 2 by morning.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries or rain
 showers in the afternoon. Wind west 50 km/h gusting to 70
 diminishing to 30 gusting to 50 early in the afternoon. High plus 3.

Cardston - Fort MacLeod - Magrath.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Clearing
 this afternoon. High minus 8.
Tonight..Clear. Becoming partly cloudy after midnight. Wind becoming
 southwest 50 km/h gusting to 70 late this evening then increasing to
 70 gusting to 90. Low minus 11 with temperature rising to minus 1 by
 morning.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain
 showers in the afternoon. Wind southwest 50 km/h gusting to 70
 diminishing to 30 gusting to 50 in the morning. High plus 3.

Crowsnest Pass - Pincher Creek - Waterton Lakes Nat. Park.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries this morning
 and early this afternoon. Clearing this afternoon. High minus 7.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Wind west 20 km/h increasing to 50 gusting to
 70 late this evening then becoming southwest 70 gusting to 90.
 Temperature rising to minus 4 by morning.
Wednesday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain
 showers in the afternoon. Wind west 60 km/h gusting to 80
 diminishing to 40 gusting to 60 in the morning. High plus 2.

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