Rainstorm ahead: Vancouver forecast calling for up to 30 mm of rainfall


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The Metro Vancouver weather forecast calls for a decidedly damp change of pace starting in the evening on Tuesday, July 9.

Environment Canada calls for mainly cloudy skies and a high of 23°C during the day on Tuesday, July 9. Following this, the forecast calls for 10 to 20 mm of rainfall that will begin in the evening. The rain is expected to carry through the night into Wednesday morning with an additional five to 10 mm of precipitation. Further, there is a 40 percent chance of showers on Wednesday night.

Thursday’s forecast calls for a mix of sun and cloud with a high of 23°C; the sky is expected to clear in the evening. Friday is expected to be cloudy, while Saturday’s forecast calls for a mix of sun and cloud.

Both Sunday and Monday are expected to be cloudy.

Metro Vancouver Weather Forecast 

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British Columbia saw an impressive 17 weather records broken across the province on Wednesday, June 13 due to a very strong ridge of high pressure.

The Vancouver Area broke its previous record of 27.4°C set in 1999 with a toasty high of 29.1°C. Similarly, the White Rock Area set a new daily high of 30.9°C, which broke its previous record of 29.4°C set in 1932.