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Your daily commute and weather forecast: Apr. 3, 2019

Look forward to a bit of sun tomorrow – it’ll be all you’ll get for the coming week

Good morning! It was a wet start to the day at 9 C as of 7 a.m., and the Environment Canada weather service tells us we’ve got 98 per cent humidity and 7 km/h winds from the east-northeast.

Expect periods of more rain today (high 14 C), clearing up a bit tonight (low 7 C) and into tomorrow morning, making for a sunnier Thursday, with a high of 17 C. However, that night, the clouds are expected to roll back in, bringing showers with them, with a low of 9 C.

Click the image for a link to the Environment Canada forecast for Abbotsford.
Environment Canada
Click the image for a link to the Environment Canada forecast for Abbotsford.

Environment Canada

From there, expect the April showers to continue, with three days of rain, and next week kicking off with cloudy skies and a chance of showers on Monday and Tuesday. Highs are expected to range from 11 C to 14 C and lows of 6 to 8 C.

Currently, visibility is three kilometres.

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On clear roads and driving at the speed limit, a drive from the Abbotsford News building to Downtown Vancouver would take 50 minutes.

Today, your daily commute time as of 7:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Apr. 3, 2019 is one hour 41 minutes, with a long stretch of mild, moderate and heavy congestion starting in Aldergrove and extending to near the 200 Street exit. After that, expect mild and moderate congestion in Surrey, crossing the Port Mann Bridge and north of the Fraser River.

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