Forecasts for southern Alberta and the Mountain Park


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FPCN15 CWWG 211700
Forecasts for Southern Alberta and the mountain parks issued by
Environment Canada at 11:00 a.m. MDT Thursday 21 September 2017 for
today and Friday.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 4:00 p.m. MDT.

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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.
Today..Rain. Rain at times mixed with snow near noon. Wind northwest
 30 km/h gusting to 50. High plus 5.
Tonight..Periods of rain mixed with snow. Wind northwest 30 km/h
 gusting to 50. Low plus 1.
Friday..Periods of rain mixed with snow ending in the morning then
 cloudy with 30 percent chance of rain showers. Wind north 20 km/h
 becoming light near noon. High 6.

Okotoks - High River - Claresholm.
Today..Periods of rain mixed with snow. Local snowfall amount 2 cm
 over higher terrain. Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High
 plus 5.
Tonight..Periods of rain mixed with snow. Wind northwest 20 km/h
 gusting to 40. Low plus 2.
Friday..Periods of rain mixed with snow ending near noon then cloudy
 with 30 percent chance of rain showers. Wind north 20 km/h becoming
 light near noon. High 6.

Airdrie - Cochrane - Olds - Sundre.
Today..Periods of snow mixed with rain. Local snowfall amount 2 cm.
 Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High plus 5.
Tonight..Periods of snow. Snow at times mixed with rain this evening.
 Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. Low plus 1.
Friday..Periods of snow ending in the morning then cloudy with
 30 percent chance of rain showers. Wind north 20 km/h becoming light
 near noon. High 6.

Drumheller - Three Hills.
Today..Periods of rain. Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High
 plus 5.
Tonight..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of rain showers changing to
 60 percent chance of flurries or rain showers near midnight. Wind
 northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. Low plus 3.
Friday..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers
 changing to 30 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Wind
 north 20 km/h becoming light near noon. High 8.

Brooks - Strathmore - Vulcan.
Today..Periods of rain. Wind northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. High 8.
Tonight..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers changing to
 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers near midnight. Wind
 northwest 30 km/h gusting to 50. Low plus 2.
Friday..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers
 changing to 30 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Wind
 north 20 km/h becoming light near noon. High 8.

Banff National Park.
Snowfall warning in effect.
Today..Snow at times heavy. Amount 2 to 4 cm except 10 cm over
 sections of the Icefields Parkway Highway 93. High plus 3.
Tonight..Periods of snow. Low plus 1.
Friday..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries in the morning then
 30 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Snow level
 rising to 2000 metres in the afternoon. High 6.

Kananaskis - Canmore.
Today..Periods of snow. Amount 2 to 4 cm. High plus 3.
Tonight..Periods of snow. Local amount 2 cm. Low plus 1.
Friday..Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries in the morning
 then 60 percent chance of rain showers in the afternoon. Snow level
 rising to 1700 metres near noon. High plus 5.

Jasper National Park.
Snowfall warning in effect.
Today..Snow at times heavy ending this afternoon then cloudy with
 60 percent chance of flurries. Amount 5 cm. High plus 3.
Tonight..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Low plus 1.
Friday..Cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries early in the
 morning then a mix of sun and cloud. High 12.

Nordegg - Forestry Trunk Road Highway 734.
Snowfall warning in effect.
Today..Snow at times heavy. Amount 5 to 10 cm. High plus 2.
Tonight..Snow. Amount 2 to 4 cm. Low zero.
Friday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries in the morning.
 High 7.

Rocky Mountain House - Caroline.
Snowfall warning in effect.
Today..Snow at times heavy mixed with rain. Snowfall amount 5 cm.
 Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High plus 2.
Tonight..Periods of snow. Snow mixed with rain early this evening.
 Local snowfall amount 2 cm. Wind northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40
 becoming light this evening. Low zero.
Friday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries in the morning.
 High 7.

Red Deer - Ponoka - Innisfail - Stettler.
Today..Periods of rain. Rain at times mixed with snow near noon. Wind
 northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High plus 4.
Tonight..Periods of rain mixed with snow. Wind northwest 20 km/h
 gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low plus 1.
Friday..Periods of rain mixed with snow ending in the morning then
 cloudy with 60 percent chance of rain showers. High 6.

Hanna - Coronation - Oyen.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Wind
 northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High 7. UV index 3 or moderate.
Tonight..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers changing to
 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers near midnight. Wind
 northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low
 plus 1.
Friday..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers
 changing to 30 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. High
 plus 5.

Medicine Hat - Bow Island - Suffield.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of showers. Wind
 northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High 10. UV index 3 or moderate.
Tonight..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers changing to
 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers overnight. Wind
 northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low
 plus 2.
Friday..Cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers
 changing to 30 percent chance of rain showers in the morning.
 High 7.

Cypress Hills Provincial Park - Foremost.
Today..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers near noon. Wind
 northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40. High 10. UV index 3 or moderate.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers changing to
 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers overnight. Wind
 northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 becoming light this evening. Low
 plus 2.
Friday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers
 changing to 30 percent chance of rain showers in the morning.
 High 7.

Lethbridge - Taber - Milk River.
Today..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of showers early this
 afternoon. Wind becoming northwest 20 km/h gusting to 40 early this
 afternoon. High 9. UV index 3 or moderate.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers
 overnight. Wind northwest 20 km/h. Low plus 2.
Friday..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of flurries or rain showers
 changing to 30 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Wind
 northwest 20 km/h becoming light near noon. High 6.

Cardston - Fort MacLeod - Magrath.
Today..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Wind becoming
 northwest 20 km/h this afternoon. High plus 5.
Tonight..Mainly cloudy. 30 percent chance of rain showers this
 evening then 30 percent chance of flurries overnight. Wind north
 20 km/h becoming light this evening. Low zero.
Friday..Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries changing to
 60 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. High plus 5.

Crowsnest Pass - Pincher Creek - Waterton Lakes Nat. Park.
Today..Mainly cloudy. Periods of rain mixed with snow beginning early
 this afternoon. Rainfall amount 5 to 10 mm except snowfall amount 2
 cm over higher terrain. Wind becoming southeast 20 km/h early this
 afternoon. High 6. UV index 3 or moderate.
Tonight..Periods of rain mixed with snow changing to snow this
 evening. Local snowfall amount 2 cm. Low plus 1.
Friday..Mainly cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries changing to
 60 percent chance of rain showers in the morning. Snow level rising
 to 1500 metres in the afternoon. High plus 5.

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