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by lightningmanAB
Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:34 pm
Forum: [BC] British Columbia Weather Discussions
Topic: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts
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Re: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Might be a surprise snowfall on Sunday night. I would not be surprised if a couple of spots see 5-10 cm of unexpected snow in Metro Vancouver on Sunday night. Cold unstable airmass. You think any thunder, lightning man? Cold and unstable... but I don't know if there will be enough instability for t...
by lightningmanAB
Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:17 pm
Forum: [BC] British Columbia Weather Discussions
Topic: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts
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Re: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Might be a surprise snowfall on Sunday night. I would not be surprised if a couple of spots see 5-10 cm of unexpected snow in Metro Vancouver on Sunday night.
by lightningmanAB
Sat Feb 24, 2018 12:24 pm
Forum: [BC] British Columbia Weather Discussions
Topic: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts
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Views: 33103

Re: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Snow is melting like crazy here :x Its only been above zero for a couple of hours. Why does melt so fast this time of year? :x Sun is strong. Yup. Snow melts in Calgary when the air temperature is -8C and the sun is shining in February. If someone had snow on their car, the snow melts if the sun is...
by lightningmanAB
Fri Feb 23, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: [BC] British Columbia Weather Discussions
Topic: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts
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Views: 33103

Re: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Earlier I posted a satellite map... Was a little hasty. After looking at the water vapour loop it is obvious that our trough is near Haida Gwaii. Heading to SW BC. HRRR now saying heavy snow in Vancouver at midnight. The trough will bring convective bands of snow. sat.png Can you send me a link to ...
by lightningmanAB
Fri Feb 23, 2018 4:34 pm
Forum: [BC] British Columbia Weather Discussions
Topic: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts
Replies: 5531
Views: 33103

Re: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Earlier I posted a satellite map... Was a little hasty.
After looking at the water vapour loop it is obvious that our trough is near Haida Gwaii.
Heading to SW BC. HRRR now saying heavy snow in Vancouver at midnight. The trough will bring convective bands of snow.
sat.png
by lightningmanAB
Fri Feb 23, 2018 3:25 pm
Forum: [BC] British Columbia Weather Discussions
Topic: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts
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Re: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Typeing3 wrote:Widespread snow should taper off around 5pm per latest HRRR. Will see another (possibly intense) band roll thru around 11pm.

Yeah I was just looking at that. Here is where I think it is now from IR Sat:
sat.png
by lightningmanAB
Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: [BC] British Columbia Weather Discussions
Topic: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts
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Views: 33103

Re: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Willoughby wrote:Convectiveness...cold maritime air...cape....
Sounds like heavy graupel showers to me!

Yeah models are picking up on convective precip tonight. Areas in the heaviest bands are going to score big in a short period of time tonight.
by lightningmanAB
Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:30 am
Forum: [BC] British Columbia Weather Discussions
Topic: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts
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Re: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Typeing3 wrote:Heavy snow reported at YVR. :shock:

A couple of Victoria flights and a Calgary flight cancelled. Not sure what time they were cancelled at.
Deicers will have a tough time keeping up at this snowfall rate.
by lightningmanAB
Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:29 am
Forum: [BC] British Columbia Weather Discussions
Topic: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts
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Re: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Pumpkin Seed wrote:It is falling really hard here.

Where abouts pumpkin?
by lightningmanAB
Fri Feb 23, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: [BC] British Columbia Weather Discussions
Topic: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts
Replies: 5531
Views: 33103

Re: February 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Someone is drawing hearts in the snow?
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