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Your daily commute and weather forecast: Nov. 29, 2018

Mainly cloudy skies in Abbotsford today and a major detour recommended through Massey Tunnel

Good morning! It was a mostly cloudy start to the day at 7 C as of 7 a.m., and the Environment Canada weather service tells us we’ve got 99 per cent humidity and 7 km/h winds from the north.

Today, we can expect to see the clouds stick around for the most part, with mainly cloudy skies and a 60 per cent chance of showers during the day and overnight, with a high of 10 C and a low of 6. On Friday, you can expect much the same during the day, with a high of 9 C and a low of 1 C. Cloudy periods overnight.

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’re looking at a fairly solid sunny stretch, with the sun expected to shine through from Saturday to at least Wednesday, according to Environment Canada. Highs ranging from 4-7 C in that time, while lows drop from -1 C to -5 C.

Currently, visibility is 16 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 Thursday, Nov. 29, 2018 is one hour 44 minutes, with a significant detour along 16 Ave. and through Delta and the Massey Tunnel.

The regular route, taking Highway 1, is estimated to take an hour 50 minutes, with congestion in Langley and heavy congestion past the Port Mann Bridge.

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