785  
FPCN14 CWVR 232201  
FORECASTS FOR THE COLUMBIA DISTRICTS OF BRITISH COLUMBIA ISSUED BY  
ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 4:00 P.M. MDT TUESDAY 23 MAY 2017 FOR TONIGHT  
WEDNESDAY AND WEDNESDAY NIGHT.  
THE NEXT SCHEDULED FORECAST WILL BE ISSUED AT 5:00 A.M. MDT  
WEDNESDAY.  
 
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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:  
REVELSTOKE: 450 METRES.  
GOLDEN: 790 METRES.  
ROGERS PASS: 1370 METRES.  
KICKING HORSE PASS: 1650 METRES.  
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WEST COLUMBIA.  
TONIGHT..INCREASING CLOUDINESS. RAIN BEGINNING THIS EVENING. RISK OF  
A THUNDERSTORM LATE THIS EVENING. AMOUNT 5 TO 10 MM. WIND SOUTHEAST  
20 KM/H GUSTING TO 40 BECOMING NORTHWEST 40 GUSTING TO 70 THIS  
EVENING. LOW 7.  
WEDNESDAY..RAIN. SNOW LEVEL 1300 METRES RISING TO 1700 METRES IN THE  
AFTERNOON. WIND NORTHWEST 20 KM/H GUSTING TO 50. HIGH 14.  
WEDNESDAY NIGHT..PARTLY CLOUDY. 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE  
EVENING. WIND NORTH 20 KM/H BECOMING LIGHT IN THE EVENING. LOW 9.  
 
EAST COLUMBIA.  
TONIGHT..BECOMING CLOUDY THIS EVENING WITH SHOWERS. RISK OF A  
THUNDERSTORM LATE THIS EVENING AND AFTER MIDNIGHT. WIND SOUTHEAST  
20 KM/H GUSTING TO 40 BECOMING NORTHWEST 30 GUSTING TO 50 NEAR  
MIDNIGHT. LOW 7.  
WEDNESDAY..SHOWERS. WIND NORTHWEST 20 KM/H GUSTING TO 50. HIGH 13. UV  
INDEX 3 OR MODERATE.  
WEDNESDAY NIGHT..CLOUDY. 60 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE EVENING.  
WIND NORTHWEST 20 KM/H BECOMING LIGHT NEAR MIDNIGHT. LOW 7.  
 
NORTH COLUMBIA  
KINBASKET.  
TONIGHT..BECOMING CLOUDY THIS EVENING THEN RAIN. RISK OF  
THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS EVENING. AMOUNT 10 TO 15 MM. WIND SOUTH  
20 KM/H BECOMING NORTHWEST 40 GUSTING TO 70 THIS EVENING. LOW  
PLUS 4.  
WEDNESDAY..RAIN ENDING IN THE AFTERNOON THEN CLOUDY WITH 40 PERCENT  
CHANCE OF SHOWERS. WIND NORTHWEST 20 KM/H GUSTING TO 40. HIGH 14. UV  
INDEX 3 OR MODERATE.  
WEDNESDAY NIGHT..MAINLY CLOUDY WITH 40 PERCENT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN  
THE EVENING. CLEARING LATE IN THE EVENING. WIND NORTHWEST 20 KM/H  
BECOMING LIGHT NEAR MIDNIGHT. LOW PLUS 3.  
 
YOHO PARK - KOOTENAY PARK.  
TONIGHT..BECOMING CLOUDY THIS EVENING THEN RAIN. AMOUNT 10 MM. WIND  
WEST 20 KM/H GUSTING TO 40 INCREASING TO 40 GUSTING TO 60 AFTER  
MIDNIGHT. LOW PLUS 2.  
WEDNESDAY..PERIODS OF RAIN. RAIN MIXED WITH WET SNOW EARLY IN THE  
MORNING. SNOW LEVEL RISING TO 2000 METRES IN THE AFTERNOON. WIND  
WEST 40 KM/H GUSTING TO 60 DIMINISHING TO 20 GUSTING TO 40 NEAR  
NOON. HIGH PLUS 5.  
WEDNESDAY NIGHT..PERIODS OF RAIN ENDING NEAR MIDNIGHT THEN CLOUDY.  
WIND NORTH 20 KM/H BECOMING LIGHT NEAR MIDNIGHT. TEMPERATURE STEADY  
NEAR PLUS 4.  
 
NORTH THOMPSON.  
TONIGHT..INCREASING CLOUDINESS. RAIN BEGINNING THIS EVENING. RISK OF  
THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS EVENING. AMOUNT 5 TO 10 MM. WIND SOUTHWEST  
20 KM/H GUSTING TO 40 BECOMING NORTHWEST 20 GUSTING TO 50 THIS  
EVENING. LOW 6.  
WEDNESDAY..RAIN ENDING NEAR NOON THEN CLOUDY WITH 40 PERCENT CHANCE  
OF SHOWERS. WIND NORTHWEST 20 KM/H GUSTING TO 40. HIGH 16.  
WEDNESDAY NIGHT..CLEARING IN THE EVENING. LOW 7.  
 
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