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Your daily commute and weather forecast: Mar. 6, 2019

Wet snow and rain in the forecast today and rain tomorrow. Heavy congestion in Surrey

Good morning! It was a partly cloudy start to the day at -2 C as of 7 a.m., and the Environment Canada weather service tells us we’ve got 70 per cent humidity and 11 km/h winds from the north-northeast.

Today, we can expect to see a mix of wet snow and rain and wet snow tonight, with a high of 4 C and a low of 0 C, bringing our brief sunny stretch to a close. The next couple days, we’ve got a chance of precipitation, including rain and wet flurries with highs of 6 C and lows of -2 to 0 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

After that, we’ve got a sunny weekend in the forecast, with highs of 8 and 9 C and lows of -4 and 0 C respectively on Saturday and Sunday, before getting into rainy weather again early next week, with highs of 9 C and a low of 2 C.

Currently, visibility is 48 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 Tuesday, Mar. 6, 2019 is one hour 30 minutes, with mild and moderate congestion in Langley, before hitting some heavy congestion in Surrey and more moderate congestion past the Port Mann Bridge.

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