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Your daily commute and weather forecast: Mar. 13, 2019

Clearing skies and double-digit temperatures – up to 23 C next week, if the forecast is to be believed

Good morning! It was a little wet to start the day at 3 C as of 7 a.m., and the Environment Canada weather service tells us we’ve got 97 per cent humidity and 6km/h winds from the north-northeast.

Today, we can expect to see a mix of sun and cloud after a chance of showers this morning, with a high of 9 C and a low of 2 C. After that, one more cloudy day with a chance of showers throughout on Thursday and a high of 9 C and a low of 3. The next three days, we’ve a mix of sun and cloud with highs hitting the double-digits.

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

Starting Friday, temperatures are expected to rise from 11 C to 16 C on Sunday, with lows rising from 1 C on Friday to 6 C on Sunday. And after that, it’s only looking sunnier and warmer – we’re still skeptical, but Monday is forecast to hit a high of 20 C, with a low of 8 C, before rising to 23 C on Tuesday.

Currently, visibility is 24 kilometres.

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Google Maps
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 Wednesday, Mar. 13, 2019 is one hour 18 minutes, with effectively no congestion until after the Port Mann Bridge, where you’ll see a mix of mild and moderate congestion.

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