Stormy Thursday Ahead! Big Rains & Big Winds Start Tonight...Aug 28th

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  • Last night was the first significant rainfall since June! West Van: 14mm, Harbour: 16mm, YVR: 13mm with as much as 20 mm for parts of the valley and the north shore
  • For most of the day Vancouver will stay dry between last nights rain and the approaching storm. Some areas even catching some sun in the next couple hours
  • Tonight, a more intense frontal system will move in bringing heavy rain and strong winds. A special weather statement is in place for the south coast
  • Storm rainfall totals will range from 15-40 mm with as much as 50 mm on the west sides of the mountains. We may even see a few embedded thunderstorms.
  • Temperatures will also be on the cool side - ok tomorrow will be miserable! 
  • After the storm passes tomorrow night, showers will linger Friday but general conditions will be improving for a great looking Labour Day long weekend forecast. Warm and sunny!

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Vancouver Weather





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