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Weather Warning Calls For Up To 50 mm Of Rain To Slam Metro Vancouver Tonight

Vancouver weather forecast

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Raincouver is here to stay. The Vancouver weather forecast calls for the region to get slammed with heavy rainfall tonight.

Environment Canada has issued a rainfall warning that’s in effect for:

  • Metro Vancouver – northeast including Coquitlam and Maple Ridge
  • Metro Vancouver – southeast including Surrey and Langley
  • North Shore – including West Vancouver and North Vancouver

Vancouver Weather Forecast

The rain will “re-develop later this afternoon or early this evening”. Due to a strong southerly flow, “abundant moisture” will be present over northern and eastern sections of Metro Vancouver, and the northwestern portion of the Fraser Valley.

Rainfall amounts of nearly 50 mm are expected tonight across the region.

The rain will slowly taper off overnight and Sunday calls for a risk of thunderstorms.

People are reminded to be careful of flash flooding and water pooling on roads.

While it may be raining, there’s still so much you can do and our guide will make sure you find something fun to take on.

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