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Re: Nice weather

Postby Glacier » Jul 8th, 2017, 2:18 pm

Over 40C in Alberta yesterday....

Canadian hotspots:
1 Garden River, AB = 40.3° C
2 Warfield = 39.4° C
3 Nelson =38.3° C
4 Osoyoos = 37.8° C
5 Clearwater = 37.7° C
6 Creston = 37.4° C
7 Fincastle, AB = 37.1° C
8 Rockglen, SK = 37° C
9 Kamloops = 36.9° C
10 Vauxhall, AB = 36.9° C

* Note: Ashcroft would have been in the top 5, but the weather station went out because of the fires.

EDIT: Nope, Ashcroft didn't get that warm (probably because of the smoke). Wasn't even top 10. The station is now back on.
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Re: Nice weather

Postby Lady tehMa » Jul 8th, 2017, 9:43 pm

Oh dear, I have friends in Clearwater :/

They're on Evac Alert for a fire at the moment.

Last night there was a trace of rain - I was at a Zumba event in East Kelowna, at the Vibrant Vine. If it wasn't for the brief breezes and even briefer overcast I'd have heat exhaustion for sure!
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Re: Nice weather

Postby Glacier » Jul 9th, 2017, 7:27 am

Wow, Revelstoke of all places was the provincial hot spot yesterday! Meanwhile, the Okanagan was back into the bitter cold (places that can't even make the top 10).

Canadian hot spots yesterday:

1 Val Marie, SK = 38.5° C
2 Coronach, SK = 38.2° C
3 Rockglen, SK = 37.3° C
4 Revelstoke, BC = 37.1° C
5 Assiniboia, SK = 36.6° C
6 Garden River, AB = 36.3° C
7 Warfield, BC = 36.3° C
8 Onefour, AB = 36.1° C
9 Creston, BC = 35.8° C
10 Nelson, BC = 35.7° C

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Re: Nice weather

Postby tsayta » Jul 9th, 2017, 4:46 pm

Whoa! Mark the time. Wind just turned 180 degrees here. Now blowing south 30. Massive temp drop
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Re: Nice weather

Postby tsayta » Jul 9th, 2017, 4:46 pm

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Re: Nice weather

Postby Glacier » Jul 10th, 2017, 6:44 am

Canadian hotspots:

No. Location Temp
1 Garden Rive, AB = 38.1° C
2 Warfield, BC 37° C
3 Irvine, BC 36.5° C
4 Onefour, AB = 36.4° C
5 Etzicom, AB = 35.7° C
6 Medicine Hat, AB = 35.7° C
7 Milk River, AB = 35.6° C
8 Masinasin, AB = 35.3° C

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Re: Nice weather

Postby Frisk » Jul 10th, 2017, 11:48 am

Some thunderstorms popping up in the east. Sounds like we could get some storms here in Kelowna along the east slopes later today.
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Re: Nice weather

Postby Glacier » Jul 10th, 2017, 1:28 pm

A friend of mine just flew through a snowstorm!

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But the snow was not over the fires. Here are a couple of fire pictures of the big azz Miner Lake fire way up at 5,000 ft. It's a narrow valley surrounded by snow capped mountains, so it won't be going anywhere.

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Re: Nice weather

Postby Queen K » Jul 10th, 2017, 1:30 pm

:cry: I just want to cry.
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Re: Nice weather

Postby maryjane48 » Jul 10th, 2017, 1:39 pm

Queen K wrote::cry: I just want to cry.

we will get through this and the one bright spot will be whats already burnt wont burn again for while . california is getting hit hard today .
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Re: Nice weather

Postby tsayta » Jul 10th, 2017, 4:49 pm

Lightning in osoyoos
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Re: Nice weather

Postby Queen K » Jul 10th, 2017, 4:50 pm

Do ya wanna start a "bad weather" thread? :135:
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Re: Nice weather

Postby tsayta » Jul 10th, 2017, 4:51 pm

Totally
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Re: Nice weather

Postby 60-YEARS-in-Ktown » Jul 10th, 2017, 5:06 pm

Looks like he smoke is blowing away for now..yipee... :130:
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Re: Nice weather

Postby Glacier » Jul 10th, 2017, 9:56 pm

The nice weather was all in Saskatchwan today.

Hottest places in Canada:

1 Coronach, SK = 37.6° C
2 Rockglen, SK = 36.7° C
3 Bratts Lake, SK = 36° C
4 Moose Jaw, SK = 35.8° C
5 Val Marie, SK = 35.6° C
6 Weyburn, SK = 35.2° C
7 Assiniboia, SK = 35.1° C
8 Regina, SK = 35.1° C
9 Estevan, SK = 33.1° C
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