Weather observations for October 31, 2014; taken at 06:00 Hours.
2240 meters -3, Winds were 10-15 KPH from the S
1860 meters -1, Winds were 0-5 KPH from the WSW
1550 meters +1, Relative Humidity was 98 %
660 meters +6, Valley Temperature, Max Temp Yest was +6.9, 24 mm recorded there.
We have had 55 mm of rain recorded at Nesters Weather Stn since Sunday
For the forecast, the wet Pacific storm passed through early this morning with a cold front moving through in its wake. We can expect lowering freezing levels with the chance of some light rain showers into this afternoon. A very weak high pressure will develop this afternoon into Saturday with cooler temperatures and unsettled conditions. At this time Sunday is looking like a cloudy day but dry. Looking at the short term models makes be optimistic at the present forecast for Saturday into Sunday. Hopefully better information will be available Saturday. As of now it looks like a series of moist warmish fronts will affect our zone next week, with precipitation and slightly cooler temperatures. Freezing levels will vary from a low hovering around 1300 meters Sunday evening and as high as 2000 meters on Monday. The FL will bounce around as these series of frontal bands move through our zone next week. By Tuesday night we could be back to the 1400 meter level.
It has been a very mild October, Normal Temperatures for today would have a Minimum of -1 and a high of +6. We still have not had a frost in the Whistler area.
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