Contrary to popular belief, Eastern Canada is more quake-prone than perceived
Tsussie 6, BC
Alerts in Effect
Special Weather StatementIssued at 09:13 Friday 17 September 2021
Heavy Rain today
Location: East Vancouver Island - Duncan to Nanaimo.
Rainfall accumulation: Widespread 30 to 50 mm is likely.
Timespan: This morning through this evening.
Other risks: Southeasterly winds gusting up to 70 km/h are also expected today.
Remarks: A robust frontal system will bring heavy rain to the B.C. South Coast today. Rain will intensify during the day today. As the system moves through, heavy rain and gusty winds will ease tonight.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to BCstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #BCStorm.