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Showers expected in Kamloops, Okanagan just in time for weekend

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March 18, 2021 - 10:05 AM

Showers are returning to the Kamloops and Okanagan, just in time for the weekend.

For most areas, Saturday will be the best day for outdoor activities with a mix of sun and cloud and seasonal temperatures expected for the region.

Environment Canada says Kamloops should see a 40 to 60 per cent chance of showers today, March 18, through Friday with highs of 14 Celsius today and 13 C tomorrow.

The Okanagan could see a 40 per cent chance of showers in Vernon and Kelowna today, with showers extending south to Penticton this evening. Okanagan highs should reach 13 C in Vernon and Kelowna, and 14 C in Penticton today,

There is a risk of thunderstorms in the Okanagan tomorrow along with a 60 per cent chance of showers. Daytime highs of 11 C are expected for Vernon and Kelowna, 10 C for Penticton.

Kamloops and the Okanagan should see a break in the showers on Saturday, with a mix of sun and cloud and a high of 12 C expected in Kamloops, and 10 C in the Okanagan.

Showers are expected to return on Sunday in the Thompson-Okanagan. There’s a 30 per cent chance of rain in Kamloops along with a high of 9 C, while the Okanagan faces a 40 per cent prospect of showers, with a high of 7 C in Vernon, Kelowna and Penticton.

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