April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

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April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Postby stuffradio » Sat Mar 31, 2018 10:38 am

The 12Z GFS says we will be wet... over 200mm of rain for Abbotsford by mid April.

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Re: April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Postby Monty67 » Sat Mar 31, 2018 10:57 am

stuffradio wrote:The 12Z GFS says we will be wet... over 200mm of rain for Abbotsford by mid April.

Overdone. It does look pretty wet later next week though.
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Re: April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Postby Abby_wx » Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:35 am

stuffradio wrote:The 12Z GFS says we will be wet... over 200mm of rain for Abbotsford by mid April.


If you're looking at the Meteostar output, I find that you can usually trim the amount by half for YXX. Maybe trim it by a third for your area.
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Re: April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Postby SardisBCwxman » Sat Mar 31, 2018 1:59 pm

Abby_wx wrote:
stuffradio wrote:The 12Z GFS says we will be wet... over 200mm of rain for Abbotsford by mid April.


If you're looking at the Meteostar output, I find that you can usually trim the amount by half for YXX. Maybe trim it by a third for your area.
How much rain for the central valley? and will snow levels be low for the ski hills to score?
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Re: April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Postby Typeing3 » Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:45 pm

Last freeze of the season likely on Monday.
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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: April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Postby Typeing3 » Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:47 pm

SardisBCwxman wrote:
Abby_wx wrote:
stuffradio wrote:The 12Z GFS says we will be wet... over 200mm of rain for Abbotsford by mid April.


If you're looking at the Meteostar output, I find that you can usually trim the amount by half for YXX. Maybe trim it by a third for your area.
How much rain for the central valley? and will snow levels be low for the ski hills to score?

Mid and long range looks warm and wet unfortunately.

Next Thursday...
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Saturday...
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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: April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Postby Typeing3 » Sat Mar 31, 2018 9:49 pm

CFS April forecast...
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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: April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Postby SardisBCwxman » Sat Mar 31, 2018 10:30 pm

Not for Alberta winter continues for awhile anyhow, nice deep low for next week and lots of moisture.
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Re: April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Postby stuffradio » Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:03 pm

Is this a 2011 redux? April looks pretty cold.

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Re: April 2018 Current Conditions and Forecasts

Postby SardisBCwxman » Sat Mar 31, 2018 11:06 pm

stuffradio wrote:Is this a 2011 redux? April looks pretty cold.
That's my gut feeling Mr. vegetable I've been saying that for afew weeks now, hope I'm wrong, all these systems rotating down the coast would have been awesome if it was January.
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