Technical difficulties with my station.This report is from Western Head.
Current conditions (8:00AM):
NW 6 km/h
<http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/mainmenu/faq_e.html#weather2> Wind Chill:
Today's Forecast: Today..Mainly sunny. Wind north 20 km/h becoming light
afternoon. High minus 3.
Tonight..Clear. Increasing cloudiness overnight. Low minus 8.
Monday..Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers in the afternoon
and evening except a few flurries inland. Wind becoming east 30 km/h
gusting to 50 near noon. High plus 3.
Marine Forecast: Wind northwest 20 to 25 knots diminishing to light this
then increasing to east 15 overnight. Wind increasing to east 25
Monday afternoon. A few flurries ending this morning. A few showers
beginning Monday afternoon. Temperatures minus 3 rising to plus 6
Today's weather trivia: 16 December
1966: After 36 consecutive rain days with an amount nearly 60% more than
normal, the BC Tourist Bureau manager said: "If the rain keeps up we might
even prepare a brochure on canoe trips for Point Grey Golf Course, where
children are already out paddling." There were rumours that a great white
light called the sun once used to appear in the sky, but any intelligent
person knows that is ridiculous.
Excerpt from 'The Canadian Weather Trivia Calendar' by David Phillips. ©
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