Alerts for: Metro Vancouver


11:22 AM PDT Sunday 29 March 2015
Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Metro Vancouver

Rain, at times heavy, is expected.

A Pacific frontal system bringing abundant moisture will continue to produce rain this afternoon and tonight. Rainfall amounts up to 47mm have been reported over Howe Sound and the northern portions of Metro Vancouver. Further amounts near 20mm are expected through tonight. The rain will ease late tonight into Sunday morning as the front moves off to the north.

Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible.

Rainfall Warnings are issued when significant rainfall is expected.

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Please monitor local media or Weatheradio. Email reports of severe weather to or tweet with the hashtag #BCStorm.

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