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Strong Gusts of Wind Up To 80 km/h To Slam Metro Vancouver Today

Vancouver Weather Forecast

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Metro Vancouver and parts of the Fraser Valley.

A strong cold front will sweep across the south coast this afternoon, accompanied by strong gusty winds.

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Over Greater Victoria and the lower mainland, winds will rise to southeast 30 to 60 km/h late this morning or early this afternoon then shift to southwesterly 40 to 60 km/h gusting up to 80 late this afternoon as the front passes.

Over Howe Sound, strong northerly outflow of 40 to 60 km/h will shift to southerly inflow 40 to 60 km/h gusting to 80 late this afternoon then ease to light early this evening.

Winds are expected to ease early this evening.

 

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