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    Bluebird morning

    Whistler Weather forecast

    A ridge of high pressure over the Queen Charlottes will move to lie over a north to south line over Queen Charlotte Sound this Afternoon. A strong pacific frontal system will reach northern offshore waters this evening and then slowly sweep eastward on Thursday

    A Cool And Unstable Airmass Will Bring Mainly Cloudy Skies With A Slight Chance Of Flurries In The Afternoon And Evening. A Weak Ridge Of High Pressure Builds On Thursday Bringing Partly Sunny Skies.

    Alpine
    A fresh dump of snow in the alpine has brought back winter.
    Today..Cloudy With Sunny Periods. 30 Percent Chance Of Flurries This Afternoon.
    Alpine High Minus 3.
    Freezing Level 1300 Metres.
    Mountain Top Winds Light And Variable.

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    990 millibar low

    Whistler Weather forecast

    A 990 millibar low over the central gulf of Alaska will drift southeastwards while slowly filling. A front across central Vancouver Island will move inland this afternoon. A ridge of High pressure will build into the offshore waters late Tuesday.

    A Cold Front Will Spread Rain Mixed With Snow To The Alpine This Morning Changing To Snow Later This Morning As Freezing Levels Continue To Fall. A Cold Upper Trough In The Wake Of The Front Will Give Flurries Tonight Through Tuesday.

    Valley..
    Today..Periods of rain. High 9.
    Tonight..Rain showers becoming mixed with a few flurries overnight.
    Low plus 2.
    Tuesday..Rain showers. Rain showers or a few flurries in the morning.
    High 8.

    In the Alpine..
    Today..Rain Mixed With Snow Beginning This Morning Changing To Snow Later This Morning.
    Alpine Temperature Falling To Minus 4.
    Snowfall Accumulation 4 To 8 Cm.
    Rainfall Amounts 2 To 4 Mm.
    Freezing Level 1900 Metres Lowering To 1500 Metres This Afternoon.
    Mountain Top Winds Southerly 40 To 60 Km/H.

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    Mainly sunny afternoon clouds

    Whistler Weather forecast

    An inverted trough of low pressure will remain stationary along The bc coast while a ridge of high pressure remains over the bc interior. A 1000 millibar low will remain roughly 120 miles Southwest of Astoria Oregon today and will fill to 1003 millibars overnight as it edges towards Washington state

    Alpine..
    Today..A Mix Of Sun And Cloud.
    Alpine High Minus 6.
    Freezing Level Valley Bottom Increasing To 1000 Metres This Afternoon.
    Mountain Top Winds Easterly 20 Km/H.

    Wednesday..A Mix Of Sun And Cloud.
    Alpine High Minus 2.
    Freezing Level Near 1000 Metres Increasing To 1200 Metres In The Afternoon.
    Mountain Top Winds Light Easterly Becoming Southwest 15 Km/H In The Afternoon.



    Valley.....
    Today..Sunny with cloudy periods. High 6. UV index 6 or high.
    Tonight..Cloudy periods. Low minus 3.
    Wednesday..A mix of sun and cloud. High 8.

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    Cooling temps / flurries

    Whistler Weather forecast

    A Deep Cold Upper Trough Will Spread Clouds And Flurries To The Region Today Through Saturday. Temperatures Will Be A Few Degrees Below Normal And Freezing Levels Will Be Low. Unsettled Airmass Associated With This Cold Upper Trough Will Bring A Risk Of Thundershower This Afternoon Through This Evening.

    Alpine

    A strong northwest to southeast surface trough across the North coast will drop southwards to lie over the south coast Bringing cool moist and unstable air. An Arctic ridge of high pressure will build into the northern bc interior tonight.
    Cold temperatures in the alpine through Sunday lows dropping below -15C



    Today..Cloudy With A Few Flurries. Risk Of A Thundershower This Afternoon.
    Alpine High Minus 6.
    Snowfall Accumulation 1 To 3 Cm.
    Freezing Level Valley Bottom.
    Mountain Top Winds Southwest 10 To 30 Km/H Easing To West To Northwest 10 To 20 Km/H This Morning.

    Tonight..Flurries. Risk Of A Thundershower This Evening.
    Alpine Low Minus 15.
    Snowfall Accumulation 3 To 5 Cm.
    Freezing Level Valley Bottom.
    Mountain Top Winds Light And Variable Increasing To Northeast 20 To 40 Km/H This Evening.

    Saturday..Cloudy With Sunny Periods. 60 Percent Chance Of Flurries.
    Alpine High Minus 9.
    Snowfall Accumulation Trace To 1 Cm.
    Freezing Level Valley Bottom.
    Mountain Top Winds Northeast 20 Km/H.

    Valley
    Today..Cloudy with sunny periods. 60 percent chance of flurries
    changing to rain showers this morning. Risk of a thundershower this
    afternoon. High plus 5. UV index 3 or moderate.

    Tonight..Rain showers changing to flurries near midnight. Risk of a
    thundershower this evening. Low minus 6.
    Saturday..Cloudy with sunny periods. 60 percent chance of flurries
    changing to rain showers in the morning and then to flurries late in
    the day. High plus 4.

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    Cool / Flurries

    Whistler Weather forecast

    A Weak Cold Front Will Cross The Region Today Giving A Chance Of Flurries To The South Coast Mountains. Unsettled Conditions And Lower Freezing Levels Are Expected Tonight And Friday As A Deep Cold Trough Approaches From The Northwest.

    A cold front over the central coast will move southward and will lie south of the bc coast by Friday morning. Meanwhile a strong northwest to southeast surface trough is forecast to develop near The Alaska Panhandle during the forecast period. A ridge of high pressure currently over the south coast will weaken throughout the period.

    Alpine
    Today..Cloudy. 60 Percent Chance Of Flurries.
    Alpine High Minus 2.
    Snowfall Accumulation Trace To 2 Cm.
    Freezing Level 1000 Metres Rising To 1600 Metres This Afternoon.
    Mountain Top Winds Southwest 30 Km/H.

    Tonight..Cloudy With Flurries.
    Alpine Low Minus 10.
    Snowfall Accumulation 2 To 5 Cm.
    Freezing Level 1600 Metres Lowering To Valley Bottom Overnight.
    Mountain Top Winds Westerly 30 Km/H.
    Clouds/ cool

    Valley..
    Today..Cloudy with sunny periods. 30 percent chance of flurries this
    morning and of rain showers this afternoon. High 8. UV index 5 or
    moderate.
    Tonight..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of rain showers this evening and
    of flurries overnight. Low zero.
    Friday..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries changing to rain
    showers in the morning. High plus 5.

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    A Few Flurries

    Whistler Weather forecast

    A Cold Upper Trough Will Continue To Give A Few Flurries To The Area Before Moving East On Tuesday. A Weak Warm Front Approaches The South Coast On Tuesday With A Few Light Flurries Expected To Continue Through The Day.

    A weak ridge of high pressure off the south coast will weaken overnight. A weak trough of low pressure offshore will approach the Queen Charlotte Islands later today and northern Vancouver Island tonight.

    Today..Cloudy With Sunny Periods And A Few Flurries.
    Alpine High Minus 4.
    Snowfall Accumulation 2 Cm.
    Freezing Level Rising To 1300 Metres In The Afternoon.
    Mountain Top Winds Southwest 20 Km/H.

    Tuesday..Cloudy With A Few Flurries.
    Snowfall Accumulation Trace To 2 Cm.
    Alpine High Minus 3.
    Freezing Level Rising To 1300 Metres In The Afternoon.
    Mountain Top Winds West 20 Km/H.

    Flurries Will End Wednesday As The Warm Front Moves Inland And Freezing Levels Rise.

    A Cold Front Will Move Through On Thursday To Give Flurries With Freezing Levels Lowering In Its Wake.

    Freezing Levels Continue To Lower On Friday As An Upper Trough Moves Over The South Coast With More Flurries Expected.

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    A few flurries

    Whistler Weather forecast

    A Warm Front Will Continue To Spread A Few Flurries Or Showers To The Region Today Along With Rising Freezing Levels. A Ridge Of High Pressure Begins To Build Over The South Coast To Give Dry Conditions Tonight Through Saturday Afternoon. A Cold Front Will Approach The Region Late In The Day Saturday To Give A Few Showers.

    A low pressure system well offshore will move northeastward and deepen to 996 millibars as it crosses the northern offshore waters this afternoon. The associated warm front over the Queen Charlottes this morning will gradually move inland during the day today as it crosses northern Vancouver Island and the north coast. The trailing cold front will be approaching the north coast overnight.

    Today..Cloudy With A Few Flurries Becoming Mixed With Rain Showers This Afternoon.
    Alpine High Plus 1.
    Snowfall Accumulation Trace To 2 Cm.
    Freezing Level Rising To 1800 Metres This Afternoon.
    Mountain Top Winds Southwest 20 To 30 Km/H.
    Tonight..Mainly Cloudy.
    Alpine Temperature Steady Near Plus 2.
    Freezing Level 1800 Metres Rising To 2500 Metres Overnight.
    Mountain Top Winds Southwest 20 Km/H.
    Saturday..Cloudy With A Few Showers Developing Late In The Day.
    Alpine High 6.
    Rainfall Amounts 3 To 5 Mm.
    Freezing Level 2600 Metres.
    Mountain Top Winds Southwest 40 Km/H Increasing To South 60 Km/H In The Afternoon.

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    Mainly clear skies/ flurries afternoon


    Whistler Weather forecast

    A Weak Surface Ridge Will Keep Conditions Mainly Dry Today. A Disturbance Will Reach The South Coast This Evening Resulting In Flurries To Higher Elevations. Settled Conditions Are Expected For Thursday As Another Ridge Of High Pressure Builds In From The West.

    Alpine..
    Today..Cloudy With 60 Percent Chance Of Flurries This Afternoon.
    Alpine High Minus 5.
    Freezing Level Rising To 900 Metres.
    Mountain Top Winds Southwest 10 Km/H Increasing To 30 Late In The Day.

    A surface ridge across Queen Charlotte Sound and the central coast will move east and extend from north to south through southern Vancouver Island this afternoon. A front over the offshore waters will sweep past the Charlottes near noon then reach the north coast late this afternoon.

    Valley bottom
    Today..Cloudy with sunny periods. 60 percent chance of rain showers
    or flurries this afternoon. High plus 5. UV index 4 or moderate.
    Tonight..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Low plus 1.
    Thursday..Cloudy with sunny periods. 30 percent chance of flurries
    early in the morning. High 9.

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    Scattered flurries

    Whistler Weather forecast

    A Weak Cold Low Over Southern Vancouver Island Will Move Southeastward Into Washington State This Afternoon. A Weak Upper Trough Will Move Onto The Coast Early Tuesday Morning Then Will Cross Into The Interior Late Tuesday Evening.

    Drier Conditions Are Expected Wednesday. A Strong Westerly Flow Aloft Develops Over The Province On Thursday. A Frontal System Embedded In This Flow Will Bring Precipitation And Gusty Winds To The South Coast Mountains Late Thursday Through Friday.

    A 1012 millibar low over central Vancouver Island will weaken. A ridge of high pressure offshore will build toward the bc coast In the wake of the low.

    Alpine..
    Mostly clear skies this morning -8C at peak we've had about 3cm in 24hrs.
    Today..Cloudy. 40 Percent Chance Of Flurries.
    Alpine High Minus 3.
    Snowfall Accumulation Trace To 1 Cm.
    Freezing Level Near Valley Bottom This Morning Increasing To 900 Metres This Afternoon.
    Mountain Top Winds South 20 To 30 Km/H Easing To 15 This Afternoon

    Pyroclastic peak


    Valley..

    Today..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries or rain showers changing
    to rain showers late this morning. High 6. UV index 3 or moderate.
    Tonight..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers overnight. Low plus 2.
    Tuesday..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers in the morning and
    afternoon. High 8.

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    Morning flurries

    Flurries and Sun
    Whistler Weather forecast

    A 1015 millibar Low Pressure System Approaching Southern Washington Will Give The Chance Of Flurries To The Region Today

    Partial Clearing And Can Be Expected This Afternoon As The System Moves Eastwards.
    A ridge of high pressure will dominate today. A 1015 millibar low over the offshore waters of Washington state will move southeastward to lie near Portland Oregon this afternoon. A second low will approach the northern offshore waters from the west this evening and reach the north island overnight.

    Today..Mainly Cloudy With 60 Percent Chance Of Flurries.
    Alpine High Minus 2.
    Snowfall Accumulation Trace To 2 Cm.
    Freezing Level Near Valley Bottom Rising To 1500 Metres This Afternoon.
    Mountain Top Winds South 20 To 30 Km/H Becoming Light And Variable This Morning.

    Flurries Or Showers Are Expected On Saturday As A Front Moves In From The Pacific With The Bulk Of The Precipitation Arriving Late In The Day.

    Valley forecast
    Today..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries or rain showers. High 7.
    Tonight..Cloudy. Low plus 2.
    Saturday..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries or rain showers.
    High 6.

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    Sun

    Whistler Weather forecast

    A Ridge Of High Pressure Offshore Will Provide Mainly Sunny Skies Today Through Wednesday. An Upper Disturbance Will Slide Down Along The Coast Today Spreading Some Clouds To The Area This Afternoon.

    A north to south ridge of high pressure off the west coast of The Charlottes will move slowly eastward. A weakening front will approach the northern offshore waters tonight



    Alpine
    Today..Mainly Sunny This Morning. Increasing Cloudiness This Afternoon.
    Alpine High Minus 6.
    Freezing Level Valley Bottom.
    Mountain Top Winds Light And Variable.

    Tonight..Clearing This Evening.
    Alpine Temperature Steady Near Minus 8.
    Freezing Level Valley Bottom.
    Mountain Top Winds Light And Variable.

    Wednesday..Mainly Sunny.
    Alpine High Minus 2.
    Freezing Level Valley Bottom Rising To 1500 Metres Late In The Afternoon.
    Mountain Top Winds Light And Variable.

    Valley
    Today..Sunny. Becoming cloudy near noon. High plus 3. UV index 5 or moderate.
    Tonight..Clearing early this evening. Low minus 6.
    Wednesday..Sunny. High 9.

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