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Here's when you might see thunderstorms and wet snow in Vancouver this week

That's right — we've got thunder, rain and wet snow in the mix this week. ☔❄️⚡
The Metro Vancouver weather forecast includes the chance for thunderstorms, flurries, rain, and wind in the week starting on April 11, 2022.

Vancouverites were privy to bellowing thunder and a powerful hailstorm in the city to finish up the weekend — but the meteorological theatrics are expected to pick up again this week. 

Starting on Monday (April 11), however, Environment Canada calls for a mix of sun and cloud with light, 30 km/h wind near the Strait of Georgia and a high of 12°C. While there is a 60 per cent chance of showers later tonight, places at higher elevations may see wet flurries. 

Heading into Tuesday, the forecast includes a "few showers ending near noon" with wet flurries possible in places with higher elevations. Later in the afternoon, there is a risk of thunderstorms and a 60 per cent chance of showers. The wet weather is expected to continue overnight with a low of 2°C.

The forecast includes a mix of sun and cloud for the rest of the week, with double-digit daily highs ranging between 10°C and 13°C and lows between 3°C and 4°C.

Metro Vancouver Weather Forecast 

Photo via Environment Canada

Have you ever wondered why thunderstorms are so rare in Vancouver?

Find out why the tempestuous weather events are so rare in the city and when you're most likely to see them. 

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