Forecasts for southern Alberta and the Mountain Park


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FPCN15 CWWG 300131 AAA
Updated forecasts for Southern Alberta and the mountain parks issued
by Environment Canada at 7.31 pm mdt Wednesday 29 March 2017 for
tonight Thursday and Thursday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 5.00 am Thursday.

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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:
 BANFF:                       1384 METRES.
 HWY 93 - BOW SUMMIT:         2068 METRES.
 JASPER:                      1061 METRES.
 HWY 93 - SUNWAPTA PASS:      2034 METRES.
 CANMORE:                     1350 METRES.
 HWY 40 - HIGHWOOD PASS:      2206 METRES.
 PINCHER CREEK:               1030 METRES.
 WATERTON:                    1280 METRES.
 CROWSNEST PASS:              1300 METRES.
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City of Calgary.
Tonight..Cloudy. Becoming partly cloudy near midnight. Wind southwest
 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the morning. Wind
 becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon then increasing to 40
 gusting to 60. High 11. UV index 3 or moderate.
Thursday night..Becoming cloudy in the evening with 30 percent chance
 of rain showers or flurries in the evening and overnight. Wind north
 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 in the evening then becoming
 light overnight. Low plus 1.

Airdrie - Cochrane - Olds - Sundre.
Tonight..Clearing late this evening. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting
 to 40 becoming light this evening. Low minus 3.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the morning. Wind
 becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 in the morning then increasing
 to 40 gusting to 60 in the afternoon. High 8. UV index 4 or
 moderate.
Thursday night..Becoming cloudy in the evening with 30 percent chance
 of rain showers or flurries in the evening and overnight. Wind north
 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 in the evening then becoming
 light overnight. Low minus 1.

Drumheller - Three Hills.
Tonight..Cloudy. Becoming partly cloudy overnight. Wind south 20 km/h
 gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the morning. Wind
 becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 in the morning then increasing
 to 40 gusting to 60 in the afternoon. High 13. UV index 3 or
 moderate.
Thursday night..Becoming cloudy in the evening with 30 percent chance
 of rain showers or flurries in the evening and overnight. Wind north
 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 in the evening then becoming
 light overnight. Low plus 3.

Brooks - Strathmore - Vulcan.
Tonight..Cloudy. Becoming partly cloudy near midnight. Wind south
 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the morning. Wind
 becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon then increasing to 40
 gusting to 60. High 15. UV index 4 or moderate.
Thursday night..Partly cloudy. Becoming cloudy near midnight with
 30 percent chance of rain showers or flurries late in the evening
 and overnight. Wind north 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 in
 the evening then becoming light overnight. Low plus 3.

Rocky Mountain House - Caroline.
Tonight..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers this evening. Becoming
 partly cloudy overnight. Low minus 2.
Thursday..Increasing cloudiness. A few flurries beginning in the
 morning then changing to a few rain showers near noon. Wind becoming
 northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon. High 6.
Thursday night..A few rain showers or flurries ending overnight then
 clearing. Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light in the
 evening. Low minus 1.

Red Deer - Ponoka - Innisfail - Stettler.
Tonight..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers this evening. Becoming
 partly cloudy overnight. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of showers in the
 afternoon. Wind becoming northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 near noon.
 High 7. UV index 3 or moderate.
Thursday night..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of rain showers or
 flurries. Wind northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light in the
 evening. Low plus 2.

Hanna - Coronation - Oyen.
Tonight..Cloudy. Becoming partly cloudy overnight. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the afternoon.
 Wind becoming northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 near noon. High 12. UV
 index 3 or moderate.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Wind
 northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light near midnight. Low
 plus 3.

Medicine Hat - Bow Island - Suffield.
Tonight..Cloudy. Becoming partly cloudy near midnight. Wind southwest
 20 km/h gusting to 40. Low plus 5.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the afternoon.
 Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming north 30 gusting to 50 in the
 morning. High 18. UV index 4 or moderate.
Thursday night..Partly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Wind
 north 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light in the evening. Low
 plus 5.

Lethbridge - Taber - Milk River.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Wind west 20 km/h gusting to 40. Low plus 5.
Thursday..A mix of sun and cloud. Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 50
 becoming north 30 gusting to 50 near noon. High 16. UV index 4 or
 moderate.
Thursday night..Partly cloudy. Becoming cloudy near midnight with
 60 percent chance of showers overnight. Wind north 30 km/h gusting
 to 50. Low plus 3.

Cardston - Fort MacLeod - Magrath.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Wind west 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing
 to 20 gusting to 40 late this evening. Low plus 3.
Thursday..A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy in the afternoon.
 Wind west 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming north 30 gusting to 50 near
 noon. High 14. UV index 4 or moderate.
Thursday night..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers overnight. Wind
 north 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low plus 1.

Crowsnest Pass - Pincher Creek - Waterton Lakes Nat. Park.
Tonight..Cloudy. Becoming partly cloudy late this evening. 30 percent
 chance of showers near the British Columbia border this evening.
 Wind west 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 gusting to 40 late
 this evening. Low plus 2.
Thursday..A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy in the afternoon
 with a few showers. Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light
 in the afternoon. High 12. UV index 4 or moderate.
Thursday night..A few showers ending near midnight then cloudy. Wind
 becoming northwest 20 km/h near midnight. Low plus 2.

Remainder unchanged.

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FPCN15 CWWG 292200
Forecasts for Southern Alberta and the mountain parks issued by
Environment Canada at 4.00 pm mdt Wednesday 29 March 2017 for tonight
Thursday and Thursday night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 5.00 am Thursday.

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MAJOR REFERENCE ELEVATIONS:
 BANFF:                       1384 METRES.
 HWY 93 - BOW SUMMIT:         2068 METRES.
 JASPER:                      1061 METRES.
 HWY 93 - SUNWAPTA PASS:      2034 METRES.
 CANMORE:                     1350 METRES.
 HWY 40 - HIGHWOOD PASS:      2206 METRES.
 PINCHER CREEK:               1030 METRES.
 WATERTON:                    1280 METRES.
 CROWSNEST PASS:              1300 METRES.
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City of Calgary.
Tonight..Clearing. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming
 light this evening. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the morning. Wind
 becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon then increasing to 40
 gusting to 60. High 11. UV index 3 or moderate.
Thursday night..Becoming cloudy in the evening with 30 percent chance
 of rain showers or flurries in the evening and overnight. Wind north
 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 in the evening then becoming
 light overnight. Low plus 1.

Okotoks - High River - Claresholm.
Tonight..Clearing. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming
 light this evening. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the morning. Wind
 becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon then increasing to 40
 gusting to 60. High 13. UV index 3 or moderate.
Thursday night..Becoming cloudy in the evening with 30 percent chance
 of rain showers or flurries late in the evening and overnight. Wind
 north 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 in the evening then
 becoming light overnight. Low plus 1.

Airdrie - Cochrane - Olds - Sundre.
Tonight..Clearing. Wind southwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming
 light this evening. Low minus 3.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the morning. Wind
 becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 in the morning then increasing
 to 40 gusting to 60 in the afternoon. High 8. UV index 4 or
 moderate.
Thursday night..Becoming cloudy in the evening with 30 percent chance
 of rain showers or flurries in the evening and overnight. Wind north
 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 in the evening then becoming
 light overnight. Low minus 1.

Drumheller - Three Hills.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Clearing near midnight. Wind south 20 km/h
 gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the morning. Wind
 becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 in the morning then increasing
 to 40 gusting to 60 in the afternoon. High 13. UV index 3 or
 moderate.
Thursday night..Becoming cloudy in the evening with 30 percent chance
 of rain showers or flurries in the evening and overnight. Wind north
 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 in the evening then becoming
 light overnight. Low plus 3.

Brooks - Strathmore - Vulcan.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Clearing near midnight. Wind south 20 km/h
 gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the morning. Wind
 becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon then increasing to 40
 gusting to 60. High 15. UV index 4 or moderate.
Thursday night..Partly cloudy. Becoming cloudy near midnight with
 30 percent chance of rain showers or flurries late in the evening
 and overnight. Wind north 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 in
 the evening then becoming light overnight. Low plus 3.

Banff National Park.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers this evening.
 Snow level 2000 metres. Low zero.
Thursday..A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy near noon with a
 few rain showers or flurries. Wind becoming west 20 km/h gusting to
 40 near noon. High 7. UV index 3 or moderate.
Thursday night..A few rain showers or flurries ending near midnight
 then clearing. Wind west 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light in the
 evening. Low minus 3.

Kananaskis - Canmore.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Low zero.
Thursday..A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy in the afternoon
 with a few showers. Snow level 1700 metres rising to 2000 metres in
 the afternoon. High 10. UV index 4 or moderate.
Thursday night..A few rain showers and flurries ending near midnight
 then cloudy. Low minus 2.

Jasper National Park.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of rain showers or
 flurries this evening. Periods of snow beginning near midnight.
 Snowfall amount 2 cm. Snow level 1900 metres lowering to valley
 bottom this evening. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Periods of snow changing to a few rain showers or flurries
 near noon. Snowfall amount 2 to 4 cm. Wind becoming northeast
 20 km/h gusting to 40 in the afternoon. High 8.
Thursday night..A few rain showers or flurries ending in the evening
 then partly cloudy. Wind northeast 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming
 light in the evening. Low minus 3.

Nordegg - Forestry Trunk Road Highway 734.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers early this
 evening. Clearing this evening. Low minus 3.
Thursday..Increasing cloudiness. Periods of snow beginning in the
 morning then changing to a few rain showers or flurries near noon.
 Wind becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 in the afternoon. High 6.
Thursday night..A few rain showers or flurries ending near midnight
 then clearing. Wind north 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light in
 the evening. Low minus 3.

Rocky Mountain House - Caroline.
Tonight..Clearing. Low minus 2.
Thursday..Increasing cloudiness. A few flurries beginning in the
 morning then changing to a few rain showers near noon. Wind becoming
 northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 near noon. High 6.
Thursday night..A few rain showers or flurries ending overnight then
 clearing. Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light in the
 evening. Low minus 1.

Red Deer - Ponoka - Innisfail - Stettler.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Clearing late this evening. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Increasing cloudiness. 60 percent chance of showers in the
 afternoon. Wind becoming northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 near noon.
 High 7. UV index 3 or moderate.
Thursday night..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of rain showers or
 flurries. Wind northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light in the
 evening. Low plus 2.

Hanna - Coronation - Oyen.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Clearing near midnight. Low plus 1.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the afternoon.
 Wind becoming northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 near noon. High 12. UV
 index 3 or moderate.
Thursday night..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Wind
 northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light near midnight. Low
 plus 3.

Medicine Hat - Bow Island - Suffield.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Clearing near midnight. Wind southwest
 20 km/h gusting to 40. Low plus 5.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the afternoon.
 Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming north 30 gusting to 50 in the
 morning. High 18. UV index 4 or moderate.
Thursday night..Partly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Wind
 north 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light in the evening. Low
 plus 5.

Cypress Hills Provincial Park - Foremost.
Tonight..Partly cloudy. Clearing near midnight. Wind southwest
 20 km/h gusting to 40. Low plus 5.
Thursday..Sunny. Becoming a mix of sun and cloud in the afternoon.
 Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming north 30 gusting to 50 in the
 morning. High 18. UV index 4 or moderate.
Thursday night..Partly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers
 overnight. Wind north 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light in the
 evening. Low plus 5.

Lethbridge - Taber - Milk River.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low plus 5.
Thursday..A mix of sun and cloud. Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 50
 becoming north 30 gusting to 50 near noon. High 16. UV index 4 or
 moderate.
Thursday night..Partly cloudy. Becoming cloudy near midnight with
 60 percent chance of showers overnight. Wind north 30 km/h gusting
 to 50. Low plus 3.

Cardston - Fort MacLeod - Magrath.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. Wind west 40 km/h gusting to 60. Low plus 3.
Thursday..A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy in the afternoon.
 Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming north 30 gusting to 50 near
 noon. High 14. UV index 4 or moderate.
Thursday night..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers overnight. Wind
 north 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low plus 1.

Crowsnest Pass - Pincher Creek - Waterton Lakes Nat. Park.
Tonight..Cloudy. Becoming partly cloudy this evening. Wind west
 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 gusting to 40 this evening.
 Low plus 2.
Thursday..A mix of sun and cloud. Becoming cloudy in the afternoon
 with a few showers. Wind west 30 km/h gusting to 50 becoming light
 in the afternoon. High 12. UV index 3 or moderate.
Thursday night..A few showers ending near midnight then cloudy. Wind
 becoming northwest 20 km/h near midnight. Low plus 2.

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