Canadian Daily UV Index Forecast


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FPCN48 CWAO 272200
Ultraviolet (UV) index forecast for Canadian cities issued by Environment Canada
at 6 pm EDT Tuesday 27 September 2016 for Tuesday afternoon and Wednesday.

UV index is related to sky conditions and precipitations.
UV index would be higher than stated during sunny breaks or if weather
conditions improve.

All times are in local time.

Tuesday
Location       Weather forecast             UV index  Category   Time above 3

Whitehorse     Mainly cloudy                1         Low        None
Vancouver      Clearing                     5         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Victoria       Clearing                     5         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
Kamloops       Chance of showers            5         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
Nanaimo        Sunny                        4         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Port Hardy     Mainly sunny                 4         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Prince Rupert  Chance of showers            2         Low        None
Kelowna        Chance of showers            5         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
Prince George  Mainly sunny                 3         Moderate    1 pm to  2 pm
Cranbrook      Chance of showers            4         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Castlegar      Clearing                     5         Moderate   12 pm to  4 pm

Wednesday
Location       Weather forecast             UV index  Category   Time above 3

Iqaluit        Chance of showers            1         Low        None
Resolute       A mix of sun and cloud       0         Low        None
Inuvik         Mainly sunny                 1         Low        None
Rankin Inlet   Periods of rain or drizzle   1         Low        None
Yellowknife    Mainly cloudy                1         Low        None
Whitehorse     Mainly sunny                 1         Low        None
Vancouver      Clearing                     4         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Victoria       Sunny                        4         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Kamloops       Sunny                        4         Moderate   12 pm to  2 pm
Nanaimo        Sunny                        3         Moderate   12 pm to  2 pm
Port Hardy     Periods of drizzle           3         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Prince Rupert  Clearing                     2         Low        None
Kelowna        Clearing                     4         Moderate   12 pm to  2 pm
Prince George  Sunny                        2         Low        None
Cranbrook      Mainly cloudy                3         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Castlegar      Mainly cloudy                3         Moderate    1 pm to  3 pm
Edmonton       A mix of sun and cloud       3         Moderate    1 pm to  2 pm
Calgary        Mainly cloudy                3         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Lethbridge     Clearing                     4         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Red Deer       A mix of sun and cloud       3         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Medicine Hat   Chance of showers            4         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Banff          Chance of showers            3         Moderate    1 pm to  3 pm
Grande Prairie Mainly sunny                 3         Moderate    2 pm to  3 pm
Saskatoon      Chance of showers            3         Moderate   12 pm to  1 pm
Regina         Sunny                        4         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
Yorkton        Mainly sunny                 4         Moderate   12 pm to  2 pm
Thompson       Mainly sunny                 2         Low        None
Winnipeg       Mainly sunny                 4         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Thunder Bay    Mainly cloudy                3         Moderate    1 pm to  3 pm
Sudbury        A mix of sun and cloud       4         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Windsor        A few showers                2         Low        None
Toronto        A mix of sun and cloud       4         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
Barrie         A mix of sun and cloud       5         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
London         Chance of showers            3         Moderate    1 pm to  2 pm
Ottawa         A mix of sun and cloud       4         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
Kingston       A mix of sun and cloud       5         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
Montreal       Mainly sunny                 4         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
Sherbrooke     Chance of showers            4         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
Quebec         Periods of drizzle           3         Moderate   12 pm to  2 pm
Ste-Adele      Mainly sunny                 4         Moderate   11 am to  3 pm
Fredericton    A mix of sun and cloud       4         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Saint John NB  Mainly cloudy                3         Moderate   12 pm to  3 pm
Sydney         Showers                      2         Low        None
Halifax        Periods of drizzle           1         Low        None
Charlottetown  Chance of drizzle            3         Moderate    1 pm to  2 pm
St. John's NF  Increasing cloudiness        3         Moderate   11 am to  2 pm
Goose Bay      Mainly sunny                 3         Moderate   12 pm to  2 pm

UV categories      UV index range (rounded values)

Extreme                 11 or higher
Very high                8 to 10
High                     6 to 7
Moderate                 3 to 5
Low                      2 or less

For sun protection tips, visit Environment Canada's web site at ec.gc.ca/UVindex
and click on 'sun protection' on the left hand menu.

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