Special weather report issued for Metro Vancouver as temperatures soar


It will be hot in Metro Vancouver on Sunday as a special weather report has been issued for the area.According to Environment Canada, a ridge of high pressure formed over southern British Columbia over the weekend. Temperatures will peak today in the mid-1930s and then gradually decline as the week progresses.

It will be especially hot in Howe Sound and the eastern Fraser Valley, but will then soften overnight.

Overall, the day is expected to be sunny with a maximum of 27 ° C and 34 ° C inland, with Humidex values ​​of 32 ° C and 38 ° C respectively.

The night will be partly cloudy with 40% chance of showers and a minimum temperature of 17ºC.

Environment Canada

Temperatures on Monday will also be high, but a weak influx from the Pacific Ocean will prevent temperatures from reaching expected values ​​on Sunday with a high of 25 ° C and 29 ° C inland, which will look more like 30 ° C and 33 ° C.

Environment Canada says a heat warning could be issued Monday for the Lower Mainland region.

The special weather bulletin is currently in effect for the following areas:

  • Metro Vancouver – downtown, including the city of Vancouver Burnaby and New Westminster
  • Metro Vancouver – North Shore, including West Vancouver and North Vancouver
  • Metro Vancouver – northeast, including Coquitlam and Maple Ridge
  • Metro Vancouver – Southeast, including Surrey and Langley
  • Metro Vancouver – Southwest, including Richmond and Delta


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