Alerts for: West Vancouver Island

Statements

11:28 AM PDT Tuesday 23 September 2014
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • West Vancouver Island

Fall storm bringing rain and wind to the South Coast today and Wednesday.

The first Pacific storm of the fall season is bringing rain and blustery winds to the South Coast today. This storm system will exit the region early Wednesday.

Rainfall warnings have been issued for Howe Sound and the Northshore of Metro Vancouver.

Rainfall amounts near 60 mm are expected for West Vancouver Island, and near 30 mm for the remaining South Coast regions.

Strong southeasterly winds up to 60 km/h will develop this evening for the regions along the Strait of Georgia and Haro Strait. These winds will diminish Wednesday afternoon.

The public is advised to monitor future forecasts and warnings as warnings may be required or extended.

Please monitor the latest forecasts and warnings from Environment Canada at www.weatheroffice.gc.ca.

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