Forecasts for the Kootenay districts of British Columbia


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FPCN15 CWVR 222200
Forecasts for the Kootenay districts of British Columbia issued by
Environment Canada at 4:00 p.m. MDT Friday 22 June 2018 for tonight
Saturday and Saturday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 5:00 a.m. MDT Saturday.

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Major reference elevations:
\  Castlegar:                  430 metres.
\  Cranbrook:                  920 metres.
\  Blueberry-Paulson:         1570 metres.
\  Kootenay Pass:             1774 metres.
\  Crowsnest Pass:            1300 metres.
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Boundary.
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect.
Tonight..Cloudy. 70 percent chance of showers or thunderstorms this
 evening. Risk of a severe thunderstorm early this evening. Low 13.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy. High 27. UV index 7 or high.
Saturday night..Clearing. Low 14.

Arrow Lakes - Slocan Lake.
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect.
Tonight..Showers with thunderstorms. Risk of severe thunderstorms
 over southern sections early this evening. Local amount 10 to 15 mm.
 Low 14.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Risk of a
 thunderstorm in the afternoon. High 24. Humidex 27. UV index 7 or
 high.
Saturday night..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers early
 in the evening. Clearing in the evening. Low 13.

West Kootenay.
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect.
Tonight..Showers or evening thunderstorms then cloudy with 40 percent
 chance of showers. Risk of a severe thunderstorm early this evening.
 Local amount 10 mm. Low 14.
Saturday..A mix of sun and cloud with 30 percent chance of showers.
 Risk of a thunderstorm in the afternoon. Wind becoming northwest
 20 km/h in the afternoon. High 26. UV index 9 or very high.
Saturday night..A few clouds. Wind northwest 20 km/h becoming light
 in the evening. Low 15.

Kootenay Lake.
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect.
Tonight..Showers. A few thunderstorms early this evening. Risk of a
 severe thunderstorm early this evening. Local amount 10 to 15 mm.
 Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening.
 Low 15.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Risk of a
 thunderstorm in the afternoon. High 23. Humidex 26. UV index 7 or
 high.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers in the
 evening. Low 15.

East Kootenay - north including Invermere.
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect.
Tonight..Showers with thunderstorms. Risk of severe thunderstorms
 this evening. Local amount 10 to 15 mm. Low 10.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy with 40 percent chance of showers. Risk of a
 thunderstorm in the afternoon. High 24. Humidex 26. UV index 8 or
 very high.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early in
 the evening. Low 10.

East Kootenay - south including Cranbrook.
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect.
Tonight..Showers with thunderstorms. Risk of a severe thunderstorm
 early this evening. Local amount 10 to 20 mm. Low 13.
Saturday..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Risk of a
 thunderstorm in the afternoon. High 23. Humidex 25. UV index 7 or
 high.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers in the
 evening. Low 12.

Elk Valley.
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect.
Tonight..Showers with thunderstorms. Risk of a severe thunderstorm
 early this evening. Local amount 10 to 15 mm. Wind southeast 20 km/h
 becoming light this evening. Low 12.
Saturday..Cloudy with 70 percent chance of showers. Risk of a
 thunderstorm in the afternoon. High 21. UV index 6 or high.
Saturday night..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers in the
 evening. Low 11.

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