Forecasts for the Kootenay districts of British Columbia


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FPCN15 CWVR 181100
Forecasts for the Kootenay districts of British Columbia issued by
Environment Canada at 5:00 a.m. MDT Saturday 18 August 2018 for today
and Sunday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 11:00 a.m. MDT.

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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
West Kootenay.
Today..A mix of sun and cloud. Widespread smoke. High 31. UV index 7
 or high.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Widespread smoke. Low 14.
Sunday..A mix of sun and cloud. Widespread smoke. High 31.

Arrow Lakes - Slocan Lake.
Today..A mix of sun and cloud. Widespread smoke. High 27. Humidex 30.
 UV index 8 or very high.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Widespread smoke. Low 12.
Sunday..A mix of sun and cloud. Widespread smoke. High 27.

Kootenay Lake.
Today..A mix of sun and cloud. Widespread smoke. High 29. Humidex 34.
 UV index 8 or very high.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Widespread smoke. Low 15.
Sunday..A mix of sun and cloud. Widespread smoke. High 29.

East Kootenay.
Today..A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of showers late this
 afternoon. Widespread smoke. High 28. Humidex 30. UV index 8 or very
 high.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early this
 evening. Widespread smoke. Low 12.
Sunday..A mix of sun and cloud. 30 percent chance of showers in the
 afternoon. Widespread smoke. High 27. Humidex 28.

Elk Valley.
Today..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers late this
 afternoon with risk of a thunderstorm. Widespread smoke. High 24.
 Humidex 26. UV index 6 or high.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 40 percent chance of showers early this
 evening with risk of a thunderstorm. Widespread smoke. Low 9.
Sunday..Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers late in the
 afternoon with risk of a thundershower. Widespread smoke. High 21.

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