Current Conditions

Mostly Cloudy

Week could kick off with showers and thunderstorms in the Okanagan

Rain clouds and double rainbows over Swan Lake in Vernon.
Image Credit: neilanderson77 via Instagram
June 13, 2016 - 8:38 AM

OKANAGAN - The cooler, wetter weather is expected to continue through the beginning of this week.

Environment Canada is calling for highs of 19 Celsius to 20 C throughout the valley today, June 13, quite a bit below the seasonal normal of 25 C. Tuesday and Wednesday are expected to be similar, with highs of 18 C to 19 C in the forecast, but temperatures should then warm up to above the 20 C mark for the rest of the week.

Overnight lows are expected to remain cooler than the seasonal normal of 10 C this week as well, with temperatures dipping as low as 5 C, Tuesday night.

Along with the cooler weather will be a mix of sun and cloud today through Wednesday, as well as at least a chance of showers today through Wednesday. The weather office is calling for 10 millimetres of rain to fall in localized areas today along with a risk of afternoon or evening thunderstorms today and tomorrow. Sunny skies are expected Thursday and Friday.

To contact a reporter for this story, email Jennifer Stahn or call 250-819-3723 or email the editor. You can also submit photos, videos or news tips to the newsroom and be entered to win a monthly prize draw.

We welcome your comments and opinions on our stories but play nice. We won't censor or delete comments unless they contain off-topic statements or links, unnecessary vulgarity, false facts, spam or obviously fake profiles. If you have any concerns about what you see in comments, email the editor in the link above. 

News from © InfoTel News Ltd, 2016
InfoTel News Ltd

  • Popular kelowna News
  • Comments
View Site in: Desktop | Mobile