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Your daily commute and weather forecast: Jan. 11, 2019

After a short cloudy stretch, we’ll be seeing plenty of sun over the next few days

Good morning! It was a mostly cloudy start to the day at 5 C as of 7 a.m., and the Environment Canada weather service tells us we’ve got 94 per cent humidity and 8 km/h winds from the north-northeast.

The sun is back – only a little bit, today, but it’s back! We’ve got a mainly cloudy day, today, with a high of 9 C, before moving into a partly cloudy night with a low of 4C, before getting into an increasingly sunny stretch.

As the days have gone by, the sunny forecast this weekend has only gotten sunnier, and today it’s looking pretty magnificent. To kick off the weekend, we’ve got a mainly sunny Saturday, with a high of 8 C, before heading to a clear night and a low of 1 C. Then from Sunday to Tuesday, we’re looking at clear skies, with highs of 7 C and lows of – 1 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

Tuesday night, the clouds start to roll in, and on Wednesday, we’re looking at a mix of sun and cloud with a chance of showers. It only gets more cloudy and more likely we’ll see rain from there, unfortunately.

Currently, visibility is 24 kilometres.

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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 Friday, Jan. 11, 2018 is one hour 14 minutes, with some heavy congestion in Langley, but generally only minor congestion past the Port Mann Bridge.

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