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Your daily commute and weather forecast: Feb. 12, 2019

Snowfall warning continues today. Mild congestion all the way from Abbotsford to Vancouver

Good morning! It was a snowy start to the day with at -5 C (-12 with the wind chill) with light snow as of 7 a.m., and the Environment Canada weather service tells us we’ve got 84 per cent humidity and 21 km/h winds from the east-northeast, busting to 30.

During the day, the snowfall warning is expected to continue. We’re told to expect a high of -2 C with snow, at times heavy, amounting to 5-10 cm, with an additional 2 cm this evening before it stops for the day.

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Then, tomorrow, we’ve got clearing skies with a high of 1 C, and a clear sky overnight with a low of -6 C. From there, things are looking a little warmer.

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

After tomorrow, highs are expected to hang around 3-4 C, with lows ranging from -6 to 0 C, and we can expect everything from rain showers to flurries to a mix of sun and cloud in that time.

Currently, visibility is 4 km.

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

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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 Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 is one hour 26 minutes, with mild congestion effectively the entire way to Vancouver.

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