Goodbye, sun: Vancouver forecast calling for a high chance of rain all weekend


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The Metro Vancouver weather forecast calls for a decidedly damp change of pace this weekend on both Saturday and Sunday.

Starting on Friday, Aug.9 the forecast calls for a mix of sun and clouds with a 30 per cent chance of showers. Following this, Saturday’s forecast calls for an 80 per cent chance of showers and a high of 21°C with a low of 15°C. Sunday’s forecast also calls for light rain, with a 70 per cent chance of precipitation. Sunday is also expected to reach a high of 19°C and a low of 15°C.

Monday’s forecast calls for a chance of a shower and a high of 21°C, while Tuesday is expected to see a mix of sun and clouds.

Wednesday is expected to be mainly with a high of 23°C  while Thursday is expected to be bright and sunny.

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.