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Nelson, BC

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HIGHWAY 3 - PAULSON SUMMIT TO KOOTENAY PASS
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT

Potential for snow for the mountain passes Where: Coquihalla Highway, Okanagan Connector, Allison Pass, Kootenay Pass, Rogers Pass. When: Tonight and Sunday morning. Through Monday morning for Coquihalla Highway and Allison Pass. What: Snowfall accumulation trace to 5 cm Remarks: An upper low has brought a cool airmass to the BC Interior this weekend. The colder air along with occasionally heavy precipitation means the mountain passes can expect some snow through the weekend and locally through Monday morning. Weather in the mountains can change suddenly resulting in hazardous driving conditions. Road conditions are available at drivebc.ca. Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to BCstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #BCStorm.

In effect for:
  • Highway 3 - Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass

Current ConditionsObserved at: Nelson

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Wind:
W 7 km/h
More details
Temperature:
9.3°C
Pressure:
101.5 kPa
Dew point:
5.2°C
Humidity:
75%
Date:
Observed at:
Nelson

ForecastForecast issued:

Detailed ForecastForecast issued:

Chance of showers
Sun, 16 Jun
12°C
Cloudy. 70 percent chance of showers late in the morning and in the afternoon. Snow level 1600 metres. High 12. UV index 4 or moderate.
Night:Mainly cloudy. 70 percent chance of showers early in the evening. Low 7.
Cloudy
Mon, 17 Jun
16°C
Cloudy. High 16.
Night:Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Low 6.
Sunny
Tue, 18 Jun
21°C
Sunny. High 21.
Night:Clear. Low 6.
Sunny
Wed, 19 Jun
24°C
Sunny. High 24.
Night:Cloudy periods. Low 9.
A mix of sun and cloud
Thu, 20 Jun
27°C
A mix of sun and cloud. High 27.
Night:Cloudy periods. Low 10.
A mix of sun and cloud
Fri, 21 Jun
30°C
A mix of sun and cloud. High 30.
Normals:
Max24°C.Min10°C.
Sunrise:
4:42 PDT
Sunset:
20:58 PDT

Averages and extremes

Yesterday's Data

Max:
24.4°C
Min:
12.1°C

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