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FPCN15 CWWG 222200
Forecasts for southern Alberta and the mountain parks issued by
Environment Canada at 4.00 pm mdt Tuesday 22 April 2014 for tonight
Wednesday and Wednesday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 5.00 am Wednesday.

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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.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Rain beginning this evening and ending after
 midnight. Wind south 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light late this
 evening. Wind becoming west 20 gusting to 40 overnight. Low 6.
Wednesday..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers in the afternoon.
 Wind northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. High 10. UV index 3 or
 moderate.
Wednesday night..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of rain showers changing
 to 60 percent chance of flurries overnight. Wind northwest 40 km/h
 gusting to 60. Low plus 1.

Okotoks - High River - Claresholm.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Rain beginning this evening and ending near
 midnight. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this
 evening. Wind becoming west 30 gusting to 50 overnight. Low plus 4.
Wednesday..Cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers late in the
 afternoon. Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 50. High 9. UV index 3 or
 moderate.
Wednesday night..Cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers. Wind
 northwest 40 km/h gusting to 60 becoming west 20 gusting to 40 in
 the evening. Low plus 1.

Airdrie - Cochrane - Olds - Sundre.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Rain beginning this evening and ending near
 midnight. Wind southeast 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this
 evening. Low plus 3.
Wednesday..Showers. Wind becoming northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50
 near noon. High 7.
Wednesday night..A few rain showers changing to a few flurries
 overnight. Wind northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light in
 the evening. Low zero.

Drumheller - Three Hills.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness. Rain beginning this evening. Amount 5
 to 10 mm. Low 6.
Wednesday..Rain. Amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind becoming northwest 30 km/h
 gusting to 50 in the morning. High 8.
Wednesday night..Rain changing to a few flurries overnight. Rainfall
 amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming
 light in the evening. Low plus 2.

Brooks - Strathmore - Vulcan.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness. Rain beginning this evening and
 ending overnight. Amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind southeast 20 km/h gusting
 to 40 becoming light this evening. Low 6.
Wednesday..Showers. Local amount 5 mm. Wind becoming northwest
 30 km/h gusting to 50 in the morning. High 8.
Wednesday night..Showers. Wind northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low
 plus 2.

Banff National Park.
Tonight..Rain showers changing to a few flurries overnight. Risk of a
 thunderstorm early this evening. Rainfall amount 5 mm. Snow level
 2600 metres lowering to valley bottom overnight. Low zero.
Wednesday..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries early in the
 morning. 40 percent chance of rain showers late in the afternoon.
 Snow level rising to 1800 metres in the afternoon. High 7.
Wednesday night..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers in the
 evening. Snow level near valley bottom. Low minus 4.

Kananaskis - Canmore.
Tonight..Showers ending after midnight then mainly cloudy. Snow level
 lowering to 2000 metres near midnight. Low plus 3.
Wednesday..Cloudy. High 8. UV index 3 or moderate.
Wednesday night..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers in the
 evening. Snow level 1700 metres. Low minus 3.

Jasper National Park.
Tonight..Cloudy. Rain showers beginning early this evening then
 changing to a few flurries overnight. Risk of a thunderstorm early
 this evening. Rainfall amount 5 to 10 mm. Snow level 2200 metres
 lowering to valley bottom overnight. Low plus 1.
Wednesday..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries in the morning
 and 40 percent chance of rain showers late in the afternoon. Snow
 level rising to 1700 metres in the afternoon. High 7.
Wednesday night..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers in the
 evening. Snow level 1700 metres. Low minus 3.

Nordegg - Forestry Trunk Road Highway 734.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Showers beginning early this evening. Risk of
 a thunderstorm early this evening. Amount 10 to 15 mm. Low plus 2.
Wednesday..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of rain showers or flurries.
 High 6.
Wednesday night..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of rain showers changing
 to 60 percent chance of flurries in the evening. Low minus 2.

Rocky Mountain House - Caroline.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Rain beginning early this evening. Amount 10
 to 20 mm. Low plus 3.
Wednesday..Showers. Local amount 10 mm. Wind northwest 30 km/h.
 Temperature steady near plus 4.
Wednesday night..Rain showers changing to flurries near midnight.
 Snowfall amount 2 cm. Low minus 1.

Red Deer - Ponoka - Innisfail - Stettler.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Becoming cloudy this evening then rain.
 Amount 10 to 15 mm. Low plus 5.
Wednesday..Rain. Amount 10 to 20 mm. Wind northwest 30 km/h.
 Temperature steady near plus 5.
Wednesday night..Rain mixed with snow. Rainfall amount 5 to 10 mm.
 Wind northwest 30 km/h becoming light overnight. Temperature steady
 near plus 3.

Hanna - Coronation - Oyen.
Tonight..A few clouds. Increasing cloudiness this evening then rain.
 Amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind southeast 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low 6.
Wednesday..Rain. Amount 10 to 20 mm. Wind east 30 km/h gusting to 50.
 Temperature steady near 6.
Wednesday night..Rain becoming mixed with snow after midnight.
 Rainfall amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind east 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming
 north 20 gusting to 40 in the evening. Low plus 1.

Medicine Hat - Bow Island - Suffield.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness. Rain beginning this evening. Amount 5
 to 10 mm. Wind southeast 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming southwest 20
 gusting to 40 this evening. Low plus 5.
Wednesday..Rain. Amount 10 to 15 mm. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting
 to 40 becoming west 40 gusting to 60 in the morning. High 10.
Wednesday night..Rain. Amount 10 to 15 mm. Wind west 30 km/h gusting
 to 50. Low plus 3.

Cypress Hills Provincial Park - Foremost.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness. Rain beginning this evening. Amount
 10 to 20 mm. Wind southeast 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming southwest
 20 this evening. Low plus 5.
Wednesday..Showers except flurries over the Cypress Hills. Amount 5
 to 10 mm. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming west 40 gusting to 60 in
 the morning. High 10.
Wednesday night..Showers except flurries over the Cypress Hills.
 Rainfall amount 10 to 15 mm except snowfall amount 5 cm over the
 Cypress Hills. Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low plus 3.

Lethbridge - Taber - Milk River.
Tonight..Increasing cloudiness. A few showers beginning early this
 evening and ending near midnight. Wind southeast 20 km/h gusting to
 40 becoming west 40 gusting to 60 this evening then increasing to 60
 gusting to 80 overnight. Low plus 5.
Wednesday..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers in the afternoon.
 Wind west 60 km/h gusting to 80. High 10.
Wednesday night..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers.
 Wind west 40 km/h gusting to 60. Low plus 2.

Cardston - Fort MacLeod - Magrath.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers this evening.
 Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 50 increasing to 60 gusting to 80
 overnight. Low plus 5.
Wednesday..Cloudy. Wind west 60 km/h gusting to 80. High 7. UV
 index 3 or moderate.
Wednesday night..Mainly cloudy. Wind west 40 km/h gusting to 60.
 Temperature steady near plus 4.

Crowsnest Pass - Pincher Creek - Waterton Lakes Nat. Park.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers this evening.
 Wind west 40 km/h gusting to 60 increasing to 60 gusting to 80
 overnight. Low plus 3.
Wednesday..Cloudy. Wind west 70 km/h gusting to 90 diminishing to 50
 gusting to 70 near noon. High 7. UV index 3 or moderate.
Wednesday night..Cloudy. Becoming partly cloudy in the evening. Wind
 west 40 km/h gusting to 60. Low plus 2.

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