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Your daily commute and weather forecast: Nov. 27, 2018

Rainfall warning in Abbotsford today and heavy congestion past the Port Mann

Good morning! It was a wet start to the day at 12 C as of 7:20 a.m., and the Environment Canada weather service tells us we’ve got 94 per cent humidity and 22 km/h winds from the south.

It’s only expected to get more rainy today, with a rainfall warning from Environment Canada in Abbotsford. Today, watch for 10 to 20 mm of rain through the day, with a high of 13 C and a low of 9 C.

We’ve got a couple more days of rain ahead of us, with Wednesday looking like a 60 per cent chance of showers in the day and showers overnight, with a high of 9 C and a low of 6 C. Thursday, it’s forecast to be cloudy with a high of 9 C and a low of 6 C overnight with a 60 per cent chance of showers, moving into Friday with a 60 per cent chance of showers in the day and overnight, with a high of 8 C and a low of 2 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, however, we’re looking at a bit of sun, finally, with a mix of sun and cloud through the weekend, with highs of 6 C and lows of 0 C Saturday and -2 C on Sunday. Thirty per cent chance of rain showers or flurries overnight Saturday. Monday is looking sunny with a high of 6 C.

Currently, visibility is 16 kilometres.

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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, Nov. 27, 2018 is one hour 18 minutes, with minor congestion along Highway 1 in Langley and heavier congestion past the Port Mann Bridge.

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