Alerts: Weather Summaries

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Re: Alerts: Weather Summaries

Postby Glacier » Wed May 24, 2017 11:14 am

They have a new email alert thingy in the testing phase right now. Just signed up.

As for those winds, wow, look at Prince George!

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Re: Alerts: Weather Summaries

Postby Glacier » Thu Jul 06, 2017 8:20 pm

Record temperatures today, including Hope Slide and Squamish....

AWCN11 CWVR
Weather summary
for British Columbia
updated by Environment Canada
at 9:48 a.m. PDT Friday 7 July 2017.

Discussion.

A STRONG, UPPER RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE OVER SOUTHERN BRITISH
COLUMBIA THIS WEEK IS GIVING HIGH TEMPERATURES. SEVERAL
DAILY RECORDS WERE BROKEN ON THURSDAY, JULY 6.

SUMMARY OF DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS IN DEGREES CELCIUS.

CACHE CREEK AREA 39.2 (PREVIOUS RECORD 37.8 IN 1960)
CASTLEGAR AREA 37.9 (PREVIOUS RECORD 37.2 IN 1968)
CLEARWATER AREA 36.9 (PREVIOUS RECORD 35.6 IN 1975)
CLINTON AREA 30.2 (PREVIOUS RECORD 28.6 IN 2015)
GIBSONS AREA 27.3 (PREVIOUS RECORD 25.8 IN 2015)
HOPE SLIDE AREA 29.7 (PREVIOUS RECORD 28.0 IN 2015)
KAMLOOPS AREA 38.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 37.2 IN 1906)
KELOWNA AREA 37.3 (PREVIOUS RECORD 34.4 IN 1968)
MACKENZIE AREA 28.9 (PREVIOUS RECORD 28.3 IN 2015)
MERRITT AREA 35.7 (PREVIOUS RECORD 34.4 IN 1975)
NAKUSP AREA 35.4 (PREVIOUS RECORD 33.9 IN 2007)
NELSON AREA 38.8 (PREVIOUS RECORD 35.0 IN 1922)
OSOYOOS AREA 37.8 (TIED PREVIOUS RECORD 37.8 IN 1968)
PENTICTON AREA 36.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 34.4 IN 1942)
PRINCE GEORGE AREA 30.6 (TIED PREVIOUS RECORD 30.6 IN 1920)
PUNTZI MOUNTAIN AREA 32.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 31.1 IN 1975)
SQUAMISH AREA 29.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 28.5 IN 2011)
VERNON AREA 36.9 (PREVIOUS RECORD 36.1 IN 1906)
WILLIAMS LAKE AREA 31.1 (PREVIOUS RECORD 30.0 IN 1975)
WARFIELD 39.7 (PREVIOUS RECORD 37.2 IN 1968)

Please note that this summary may contain preliminary or unofficial
information and does not constitute a complete or final report.

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Re: Alerts: Weather Summaries

Postby Glacier » Thu Aug 03, 2017 9:01 am

AWCN11 CWVR

Weather summary
for British Columbia
issued by Environment Canada
at 8:14 p.m. PDT Wednesday 2 August 2017.

Discussion.

A ridge of high pressure producing a heat wave over the southern
half of the province has resulted in several days of broken maximum
temperature records.

Summary of daily temperature records in degrees Celcius.

Records from August 1, 2017:

Bella Bella area 27.1 (Previous record 25.5 in 1999)
Campbell River area 33.0 (Previous record 32.8 in 1965)
Hope Slide area 30.5 (Previous record 30.0 in 2015)
Tofino area 28.0 (Previous record 25.6 in 1965)
Victoria Harbour area 25.9 (Previous record 25.6 in 1891)

Records from August 2, 2017:

Abbotsford area 34.1 (Previous record 32.3 in 1993)
Agassiz area 35.6 (Previous record 34.4 in 1898)
Bella Bella area 28.0 (Previous record 26.0 in 1993)
Chilliwack area 35.6 (Previous record 32.8 in 1927)
Estevan Point area 21.9 (Previous record 20.6 in 1947)
Hope area 37.2 (Previous record 36.1 in 1939)
Kitimat area 31 (Previous record 31 in 1999)
Malahat area 32.5 (Previous record 30.8 in 1993)
Port Alberni area 36.8 (Previous record 35.0 in 2009)
Port Hardy area 23.1 (Previous record 22.2 in 1961)
Powell River area 29.0 (Previous record 28.9 in 1961)
Sechelt area 29.3 (Previous record 28.8 in 2009)
Squamish area 33.2 (Previous record 30.8 in 2009)
Tofino area 31.5 (Previous record 27.2 in 1993)
White Rock area 29.5 (Previous record 28.9 in 1939)

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Re: Alerts: Weather Summaries

Postby Glacier » Sun Aug 13, 2017 8:03 am

Ok, let's go north. Way north to the NWT. I have a complaint. Why didn't they list Fort Providence where it was a record setting 35.3?

Here is the summary:

AWCN11 CWNT 120022
WEATHER SUMMARY
FOR THE NORTHWEST TERRITORIES
ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA
AT 6:22 P.M. MDT FRIDAY 11 AUGUST 2017.

DISCUSSION.

THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS SET NEW RECORD HIGH TEMPERATURES TODAY
(VALUES GIVEN IN DEGREES CELSIUS):

FORT SIMPSON
NEW RECORD OF 35.0
OLD RECORD OF 31.5 SET IN 1989
RECORDS STARTED IN 1897

FORT SMITH
NEW RECORD OF 32.8
OLD RECORD OF 32.2 SET IN 1932
RECORDS STARTED IN 1913

HAY RIVER
NEW RECORD OF 33.2
OLD RECORD OF 32.8 SET IN 1915
RECORDS STARTED IN 1895

NORMAN WELLS
NEW RECORD OF 32.9
OLD RECORD OF 29.0 SET IN 1989
RECORDS STARTED IN 1943

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Re: Alerts: Weather Summaries

Postby Glacier » Tue Aug 29, 2017 6:10 am

AWCN11 CWVR
Weather summary
for British Columbia
issued by Environment Canada
at 1:44 a.m. PDT Tuesday 29 August 2017.

Discussion.

A strong ridge of high pressure over southern BC resulted in sunny
skies and hot temperatures yesterday.

The following stations set daily maximum temperature records for
August 28, 2017:

Lytton Area 39.1 (old record 37.2 in 1967)
Pemberton Area 36.8 (old record 34.6 in 2002)
Clearwater Area 35.0 (old record 34.4 in 1929)
Cranbrook Area 33.9 (old record 33.3 in 1929)
Squamish Area 32.7 (old record 30.6 in 1967)
Sparwood Area 32.5 ( old record 31.7 in 1986)

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Re: Alerts: Weather Summaries

Postby Glacier » Wed Aug 30, 2017 6:02 am

AWCN11 CWVR
Weather summary
for British Columbia
issued by Environment Canada
at 5:46 p.m. PDT Tuesday 29 August 2017.

Discussion.

A strong ridge of high pressure over southern BC led hot weather and
high temperatures today

The following areas set daily maximum temperature records for August
29, 2017:

Vancouver Airport 29.7 (old record 28.3 in 1967)
Vancouver Harbour 30.5 (old record 28.9 in 1967)
Kamloops 38.5 (old record 35.6 in 1915)
Princeton 36.0 (old record 35.0 in 1897)
Sparwood 32.1 (old record 30.6 in 1972)
Williams Lake 31.9 (old record 31.1 in 1967)

Pemberton also tied its record.

Pemberton 34.4 (old record 34.4 in 1974)

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Re: Alerts: Weather Summaries

Postby Glacier » Mon Sep 04, 2017 6:56 pm

AWCN11 CWVR 031712
WEATHER SUMMARY
FOR BRITISH COLUMBIA
UPDATED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA
AT 10:12 A.M. PDT SUNDAY 3 SEPTEMBER 2017.

DISCUSSION.

THE RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE BUILDING OVER SOUTHERN BC RESULTED IN HOT
WEATHER AND NEW RECORDS WERE SET

THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS SET DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE RECORDS FOR
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 2, 2017:

VANCOUVER HARBOUR 28.1 (OLD RECORD 27.8 IN 1974)
VERNON 34.8 (OLD RECORD 33.1 IN 1998)
KELOWNA 35.6 (OLD RECORD 34.8 IN 1998)
SUMMERLAND 35.5 (OLD RECORD 34.0 IN 1998)
CLINTON 29.4 (OLD RECORD 28.9 IN 2003)
CRANBROOK 34.8 (OLD RECORD 33.9 IN 1950)
NELSON 34.8 (OLD RECORD 34.7 IN 1998)
TRAIL 36.1 (OLD RECORD 35.6 IN 1928)

CLEARWATER ALSO TIED ITS DAILY RECORD:

CLEARWATER 32.0 (OLD RECORD 32.0 IN 1988)

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SUMMARY MAY CONTAIN PRELIMINARY OR UNOFFICIAL
INFORMATION AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A COMPLETE OR FINAL REPORT.

END/PSPC


AWCN11 CWVR 050053
WEATHER SUMMARY
FOR BRITISH COLUMBIA
UPDATED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA
AT 5:53 P.M. PDT MONDAY 4 SEPTEMBER 2017.

DISCUSSION.

THE HEAT WAVE CONTINUES OVER BC. DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS WERE
BROKEN IN MANY PLACES IN BC AND ONE IN YUKON.

THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS SET DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE RECORDS FOR
MONDAY SEPTEMBER 4, 2017:

ABBOTSFORD 36.4 (OLD RECORD 30.6 IN 1951)
AGASSIZ 36.8 (OLD RECORD 33.3 IN 1955)
BELLA BELLA 27.6 (OLD RECORD 22.7 IN 2013)
COMOX/COURTENAY 31.7 (OLD RECORD 28.9 UB 1949)
GONZALES POINT 30.1 (OLD RECORD 27.8 IN 1949)
HOPE 37.6 (OLD RECORD 35.6 IN 1955)
MALAHAT 32.1 (OLD RECORD 30.6 IN 2003)
PEMBERTON 35.8 (OLD RECORD 35.1 IN 2003)
PITT MEADOWS 34.4 (OLD RECORD 30.0 IN 1949)
PORT ALBERNI 36.8 (OLD RECORD 35.6 IN 1909)
PORT HARDY 21.8 (OLD RECORD 21.2 IN 1973)
POWELL RIVER 29.9 (OLD RECORD 27.8 IN 2003)
REVELSTOKE 31.5 (OLD RECORD 31.1 IN 1944)
SQUAMISH 38.2 (OLD RECORD 28.5 IN 1990)
TRAIL 35.1 (OLD RECORD 35.0 IN 1998)
VERNON 32.5 (OLD RECORD 31.5 IN 1988)
VICTORIA 31.2 (OLD RECORD 31.1 IN 1955)
WHITE ROCK 30.8 (OLD RECORD 30.0 IN 1949)
BEAVER CREEK 23.1 (OLD RECORD 21.0 IN 2013)

CARMACKS, YUKON 22.3 (OLD RECORD 22.1 IN 2013)

THE FOLLOWING LOCATIONS SET DAILY MAXIMUM TEMPERATURE RECORDS FOR
SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 3, 2017:

NELSON 35.8 (OLD RECORD 32.2 IN 1931)
CRANBROOK 34.6 (OLD RECORD 33.9 IN 1950)
COMOX/COURTENAY 31.1 (OLD RECORD 29.7 IN 1988)
VICTORIA AIRPORT 29.9 (OLD RECORD 29.2 IN 1988)
GIBSONS 29.7 (OLD RECORD 27.0 IN 1995)
SECHELT 29.7 (OLD RECORD 26.5 IN 1983)
TOFINO 26.0 (OLD RECORD 25.6 IN 2003)

PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SUMMARY MAY CONTAIN PRELIMINARY OR UNOFFICIAL
INFORMATION AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A COMPLETE OR FINAL REPORT.

END/PSPC

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Re: Alerts: Weather Summaries

Postby Typeing3 » Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:02 pm

Glacier wrote:
PITT MEADOWS 34.4 (OLD RECORD 30.0 IN 1949)


1949 is now officially an analog for the upcoming winter. :lol:
East Coquitlam. Elevation 25m(80ft).

Spring/Summer 2018
Last freeze: April 2 (-0.8C)
First 15C: March 11 (17.9C)
First 20C: March 12 (21.4C)
First 25C: April 24 (25.3C)
First 30C: May 13 (30.8C)
Hottest Temp 2018: 31.3C (May 14)

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Re: Alerts: Weather Summaries

Postby Abby_wx » Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:06 pm

Wow @ Hope and YXX.

Interesting that Pitt Meadows was so much cooler than other areas in the valley.
"It's not logical... it's meteorological."

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Re: Alerts: Weather Summaries

Postby Typeing3 » Mon Sep 04, 2017 7:08 pm

Squamish hit 38.2. All time record I believe!
East Coquitlam. Elevation 25m(80ft).

Spring/Summer 2018
Last freeze: April 2 (-0.8C)
First 15C: March 11 (17.9C)
First 20C: March 12 (21.4C)
First 25C: April 24 (25.3C)
First 30C: May 13 (30.8C)
Hottest Temp 2018: 31.3C (May 14)


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