13 Jul 2020

July 13, 2020

    PAST WEEK:

    Monday July 6, 2020. 12:00 Hrs. + 7.1 with a 10-15 KPH West wind. + 18 at 660 m.

    Satellite image from same timeframe as above image.

    Tuesday july 7, 2020. 12:00 hrs. + 5.1 Deg C with a 20-30 West wind. + 12 in the valley.

    Satellite image from same timeframe as above image.

    Wednesday July 8, 2020. 13:00 Hrs. + 7.4 Deg C with a 5-10 KPH SE wind. + 16 in the valley.

    Satellite image from same timeframe as above image.

    Thursday July 9, 2020. 14:00 Hrs. + 6.9 with a 5-15 HPH S wind. + 14 in the valley.

    Satellite image from sametime frame as above.

    Friday July 10, 2020. + 6.9 with a 5-10 KPH S wind. + 17 in the valley.

    Satellite image from same timeframe as above.


    Saturday July 11, 2020. 12:00 Hrs. + 6.7 with a 10-25 KPH SE wind. + 15 in the valley.

    Satellite image from the same timeframe as above image.

    Sunday July 12, 2020. 12:00 Hrs. + 5.1 Deg C with a 15-25 KPH SSW wind. + 13 in the valley.

    Satellite image from the same timeframe as above image.


Weather Observations for July 13, 2020 taken at 06:00 Hours.

2180 meters      +1, Winds were 0-5 KPH W--Whistler Peak
1835 meters      +2, Winds were 0-5 KPH W--Round House
1650 meters      +3, 0.0 mm of rain, 0.2 mm in 24 hrs. Base 28 cm? --Pig Alley
  660 meters      +4, Valley Temp, Max temp Yesterday was + 16.9, 1.4 mm of precip yesterday.

23 mm ? of rain recorded at Nesters Weather Station since July 1. No data recorded on July 8 th.


    As of 06:00 Hrs this am we have clear skies and unlimited visibility. Scattered valley cloud.



FORECAST:

Building ridge of high pressure with slightly warmer temperatures in a North Westerly flow aloft will bring a welcome mostly sunny day to the South Coast of B.C. The ridge is expected to stick around for a few days but the persistent low to the North will still send cloud our way into Wednesday. Ridge flattens Wednesday night with a damp day forecast for Thursday. Upper level trough will bring a wet day on Thursday with showers expected Friday and Saturday. Another weak Pacific ridge will hopefully move back in for Sunday. Guesstimates: 0 mm Monday>Wednesday, 2-6 mm by Friday morning, trace-2 mm by Saturday morning, 1-3 mm by Sunday morning.


    GOES IR image from this am.


    High will finally bring some summer like weather for today.





    Fronts along the coast.

      High maintains control with a very large low to the North, could be cloudy Tuesday.





     High still maintaining for Wednesday, but low to the North will likely send a few clouds.



     Low wins on Thursday with some rain in the forecast.

    Looking wet on Thursday.

    Unsettled Friday with some showers.

    High begins to build for Saturday but low will likely bring more showers Saturday.

    High pushes back in for Sunday with unsettled weather.




    AVALANCHE ACTIVITY:

    An avalanche has killed three Indian Soldiers in Kashmir. Article below.                     Net Pic

    



    INFORMATION & OBSERVATIONS:

    Just after opening Monday morning. Trace of rain recorded on Monday.

    Very unsettled Tuesday morning. Precip started around 07:45 Hrs. 1.1 mm recorded at 660 m.

    Early Wednesday morning, +1 in the alpine. 5.3 mm recorded at 660 m during the day.

    Thursday morning, looking moist. 

    Very warm at Lake Joe on Thursday & Friday.

    Saturday morning, +2.5 Deg C at 2180 meters.

    Saturday evening sunset. Lake Joe, after a welcome wet afternoon.

    Sunday afternoon the high in the valley was +17.



ARTICLES:

Avalanche kills three Indian Soldiers in Kashmir: Northern India

Prosecutors say avalanche killed Dyatlov group in Urals in 1959: Russia

Avalanche Bulletin: Jasper National Park

July 2020 ENSO Update: La Nina Watch

Climate change in Mountain Ecosystems: The Monitor

Hotham and Falls Creek to close until at least August 15: Snowbest

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