Kitimat, BC

4°C

Light rain

Kitimat, BC

4°C

Light rain

Feels Like: -
Wind: N 0km/h
Sunrise: 8:19
Sunset: 18:16

Relative Humidity: 93%
Pressure: 102.3 kPa
Visibility: 13.0 km
Ceiling: 900 ft

Farmzone: Kitimat, British Columbia change_»

Rainfall Warning

Issued at 21:01 Sunday 22 October 2017

Summary

Rain, at times heavy, is expected. An intense frontal system is rapidly approaching coastal BC from the west. As the frontal system approaches, heavy rain is expected to start along the north coast by early Monday morning. Before the frontal system weakens and moves inland, north coast - coastal sections can expect 100 to 125 mm of rain through Monday. The heaviest rain will ease off late Monday evening. ### Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible. Rainfall warnings are issued when significant rainfall is expected. Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ec.tempetepacifique-pacificstorm.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #BCStorm.


Wind Warning

Issued at 21:02 Sunday 22 October 2017

Summary

Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring. A very active frontal system is rapidly moving toward the BC Coast tonight. Ahead of the frontal system south-southeast winds 90 km/h gusting to 110 km/h will develop along exposed coastal sections of the North Coast as well as Central Coast later Monday morning. These very strong southeasterly winds will start to ease off Monday evening as the frontal system moves into the BC Interior. ### Loose objects may be tossed by the wind and cause injury or damage. Wind warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging winds. Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ec.tempetepacifique-pacificstorm.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #BCStorm.


Special Weather Statement

Issued at 22:32 Sunday 22 October 2017

Summary

Heavy rainfall is expected over a two day period beginning Monday morning through early Wednesday morning as an intense Pacific frontal system remains more or less stalled over the central and northern portions of the BC coast. Storm totals ranging between 100 and 200 mm are likely along the coast between Bella Bella on the Central Coast and Prince Rupert. Inland areas will generally receive close to 100 mm except Kitimat may get total rainfall amounts of near 200 mm. ### Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ec.tempetepacifique-pacificstorm.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #BCStorm.