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Your daily commute and weather forecast: Dec. 11, 2018

A full week of rain ahead, with 20-30 mm expected today. Heavy congestion along Highway 1

Good morning! It was a rainy start to the day at 4 C as of 7 a.m., and the Environment Canada weather service tells us we’ve got 97 per cent humidity and 16 km/h winds from the northeast.

We can expect to see more precipitation likely until Monday, according to Environment Canada, with every day forecast to see rain, save for Friday, which has just periods of rain forecast. Today, we’re expected to get 20 to 30 mm of rain.

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

High today is expected to reach 8 C, with a low of 4 C overnight with showers, and highs over the next week are expected to range between 6 and 10 C, with lows at 6 to 7 C.

Currently, visibility is 48 kilometres.

Click the image for a link to the map on Google.
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Click the image for a link to the map on Google.

Google Maps

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 Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2018 is one hour 40 minutes, with several areas of minor congestion in Abbotsford and heavy congestion through Langley, in Surrey and past the Port Mann Bridge.

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