Forecasts for the Kootenay districts of British Columbia


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FPCN15 CWVR 201800
Forecasts for the Kootenay districts of British Columbia issued by
Environment Canada at 11:00 a.m. MST Saturday 20 January 2018 for
today and Sunday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 4:00 p.m. MST.

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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:
\  CASTLEGAR:                  430 METRES.
\  CRANBROOK:                  920 METRES.
\  BLUEBERRY-PAULSON:         1570 METRES.
\  KOOTENAY PASS:             1774 METRES.
\  CROWSNEST PASS:            1300 METRES.
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Boundary.
Today..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of rain showers or wet flurries.
 High plus 3.
Tonight..Cloudy. A few wet flurries beginning near midnight.
 Low zero.
Sunday..Wet snow mixed with rain changing to rain near noon. Snowfall
 amount 2 cm. Snow level rising to 900 metres in the afternoon. High
 plus 3.

Arrow Lakes - Slocan Lake.
Today..Cloudy. 40 percent chance of rain showers or wet flurries.
 High plus 3.
Tonight..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of wet flurries overnight. Low
 minus 1.
Sunday..Wet snow changing to rain showers in the afternoon. Local
 snowfall amount 2 cm. Snow level rising to 800 metres in the
 afternoon. High plus 3.

West Kootenay.
Today..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Snow level 800
 metres. High plus 4.
Tonight..Cloudy. Snow beginning after midnight. Amount 2 cm.
 Low zero.
Sunday..Snow changing to wet snow mixed with rain in the morning then
 to rain near noon. Local snowfall amount 2 to 4 cm. Snow level
 rising to 800 metres in the afternoon. High plus 3.

Kootenay Lake.
Today..Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of wet flurries or rain
 showers changing to 60 percent chance of rain showers near noon.
 Snow level rising to 1200 metres this afternoon. High plus 4.
Tonight..Cloudy. 40 percent chance of wet flurries or rain showers
 this evening. Low minus 1.
Sunday..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of wet flurries or rain
 showers. High plus 2.

East Kootenay - north including Invermere.
Today..A mix of sun and cloud. High minus 1.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Becoming cloudy this evening. Low minus 6.
Sunday..Mainly cloudy with 40 percent chance of flurries. High
 minus 1.

East Kootenay - south including Cranbrook.
Today..Mainly cloudy. High plus 1.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries this evening.
 Low minus 5.
Sunday..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries in the afternoon.
 High zero.

Elk Valley.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Temperature
 steady near minus 1.
Tonight..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries this evening. Low
 minus 6.
Sunday..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries in the afternoon. High
 minus 1.

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