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AWCN11 CWVR 041813  
WEATHER SUMMARY  
FOR BRITISH COLUMBIA  
ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 11:13 A.M. PDT FRIDAY 4 AUGUST 2017.  
 
DISCUSSION.  
 
A RIDGE OF HIGH PRESSURE PRODUCING A HEAT WAVE OVER THE SOUTHERN  
HALF OF THE PROVINCE HAS RESULTED IN SEVERAL DAYS OF BROKEN MAXIMUM  
TEMPERATURE RECORDS.  
 
SUMMARY OF DAILY TEMPERATURE RECORDS IN DEGREES CELCIUS.  
 
RECORDS FROM AUGUST 1, 2017:  
 
BELLA BELLA AREA 27.1 (PREVIOUS RECORD 25.5 IN 1999)  
CAMPBELL RIVER AREA 33.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 32.8 IN 1965)  
HOPE SLIDE AREA 30.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 30.0 IN 2015)  
TOFINO AREA 28.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 25.6 IN 1965)  
VICTORIA HARBOUR AREA 25.9 (PREVIOUS RECORD 25.6 IN 1891)  
 
RECORDS FROM AUGUST 2, 2017:  
 
ABBOTSFORD AREA 34.1 (PREVIOUS RECORD 32.3 IN 1993)  
AGASSIZ AREA 35.6 (PREVIOUS RECORD 34.4 IN 1898)  
BELLA BELLA AREA 28.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 26.0 IN 1993)  
CAMPBELL RIVER AREA 33.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 31.5 IN 2014)  
CHILLIWACK AREA 35.6 (PREVIOUS RECORD 32.8 IN 1927)  
ESTEVAN POINT AREA 22.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 20.6 IN 1947)  
GIBSONS AREA 29.6 (PREVIOUS RECORD 29.4 IN 1961)  
HOPE AREA 37.4 (PREVIOUS RECORD 36.1 IN 1939)  
HOPE SLIDE AREA 32.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 30.5 IN 2014)  
KITIMAT AREA 31 (PREVIOUS RECORD 31 IN 1999)  
MALAHAT AREA 32.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 30.8 IN 1993)  
PORT ALBERNI AREA 36.8 (PREVIOUS RECORD 35.0 IN 2009)  
PORT HARDY AREA 24.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 22.2 IN 1961)  
POWELL RIVER AREA 29.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 28.9 IN 1961)  
SECHELT AREA 29.6 (PREVIOUS RECORD 28.8 IN 2009)  
SQUAMISH AREA 33.2 (PREVIOUS RECORD 30.8 IN 2009)  
TOFINO AREA 31.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 27.2 IN 1993)  
UCLUELET AREA 32.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 27.2 IN 1939)  
VICTORIA HARBOUR 28.1 (PREVIOUS RECORD 23.3 IN 1891)  
WHITE ROCK AREA 29.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 28.9 IN 1939)  
 
RECORDS FROM AUGUST 3, 2017:  
 
CAMPBELL RIVER AREA 34.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 32.8 IN 1993)  
GIBSONS AREA 29.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 27.3 IN 2014)  
PORT ALBERNI AREA 37.3 (PREVIOUS RECORD 36.7 IN 1904)  
PORT HARDY AREA 27.0 (PREVIOUS RECORD 23.0 IN 1993)  
SANDSPIT AREA 23.6 (PREVIOUS RECORD 22.9 IN 2000)  
SECHELT AREA 29.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 27.3 IN 2014)  
TOFINO AREA 30.5 (PREVIOUS RECORD 29.4 IN 1993)  
WHISTLER AREA 34.6 (PREVIOUS RECORD 32.8 IN 1998)  
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SUMMARY MAY CONTAIN PRELIMINARY OR UNOFFICIAL  
INFORMATION AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A COMPLETE OR FINAL REPORT.  
 
END/PSPC  
 
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