Weather

Rain and sun forecasted for Thursday. (Pixabay photo)                                Showers expected for Tuesday afternoon with a high of 12 C. (Pixabay)
Rain and sun forecasted for Thursday. (Pixabay photo)                                Showers expected for Tuesday afternoon with a high of 12 C. (Pixabay)
Monday’s forecast is calling for cloudy skies with a 30 per cent chance of showers in the morning and a mix of sun and cloud later on with a high of 12 C. (Black Press Media file photo)
Monday’s forecast is calling for cloudy skies with a 30 per cent chance of showers in the morning and a mix of sun and cloud later on with a high of 12 C. (Black Press Media file photo)
Wednesday’s forecast is calling for showers ending early this afternoon and a high of 11 C. (Bill Ringer/Unsplash)

Wednesday sees showers with a high of 11 C

Plus a look ahead to the weekend forecast

Wednesday’s forecast is calling for showers ending early this afternoon and a high of 11 C. (Bill Ringer/Unsplash)
Tuesday’s forecast is calling for clouds becoming a mix of sun and clouds in the morning with a high of 12 C. (File Photo/Black Press Media)
Tuesday’s forecast is calling for clouds becoming a mix of sun and clouds in the morning with a high of 12 C. (File Photo/Black Press Media)
Monday will see showers begining in the morning and ending in the afternoon with a high of 10 C. (Keili Bartlett/News staff)                                Rain and sun forecasted for Thursday. (Pixabay)
Monday will see showers begining in the morning and ending in the afternoon with a high of 10 C. (Keili Bartlett/News staff)                                Rain and sun forecasted for Thursday. (Pixabay)
Friday’s forecast is calling for periods of rain becoming windy in the morning, reaching a high of 12 C. (Black Press Media file photo)
Friday’s forecast is calling for periods of rain becoming windy in the morning, reaching a high of 12 C. (Black Press Media file photo)
A mix of sun and cloud with a high of 13 C is in Thursday’s forecast. (Nina Grossman/Victoria News Staff)
A mix of sun and cloud with a high of 13 C is in Thursday’s forecast. (Nina Grossman/Victoria News Staff)
Periods of rain with a mix of sun and cloud forecasted for Wednesday. (Photo from Pixabay)
Periods of rain with a mix of sun and cloud forecasted for Wednesday. (Photo from Pixabay)
Sunny weather feels far away for most of Canada, where most people are stuck under blankets of snow. Not so in B.C. (Maxpixels photo)

Victoria shatters its oldest temperature record

B.C. sees fourth straight day of record-breaking warmth

Sunny weather feels far away for most of Canada, where most people are stuck under blankets of snow. Not so in B.C. (Maxpixels photo)
The sun streak continues with a high of 18 C today

The sun streak continues with a high of 18 C today

Showers expected this weekend so enjoy it while it lasts

The sun streak continues with a high of 18 C today
Double-digits temperatures are forecasted all week for Greater Victoria. (Black Press Media file photo)
Double-digits temperatures are forecasted all week for Greater Victoria. (Black Press Media file photo)
(Black Press file photo)

Showers expected Thursday but sunshine is on the horizon for the weekend

Temperatures will continue to climb with the weekend hitting double digits

(Black Press file photo)
An unusual cloud formation, snapped by Laura Munger at Pay Bay. (Courtesy of Laura Munger)

Unusual cloud formation spotted above the Saanich Peninsula

Comet shaped cloud reported Tuesday evening

An unusual cloud formation, snapped by Laura Munger at Pay Bay. (Courtesy of Laura Munger)
A hydro-line catching fire due to the heavy snowfall. (North Saanich Fire Department photo)

Local fire departments called out to sparking hydro lines

Downed lines tying up some fire personnel for up to five hours

A hydro-line catching fire due to the heavy snowfall. (North Saanich Fire Department photo)
The schoolboy walking across the thin ice of Goodacre Lake. Experts advise not walking across grey or opaque ice. (Nick Murray/News Staff)

VIDEO: Boy on dangerously thin ice in Beacon Hill Park

Experts advise only walking on ice that is clear blue

The schoolboy walking across the thin ice of Goodacre Lake. Experts advise not walking across grey or opaque ice. (Nick Murray/News Staff)
(Tourism Fernie/Instagram)

B.C. town dazzled with Northern Lights display

Early Monday morning, Fernie B.C. was graced with green skies

(Tourism Fernie/Instagram)
The Fairmont Empress Hotel and grounds sit dusted with snow during the Wednesday flurries. Photo courtesy Arlene Bethune

Victoria’s snow removal plan: what you need to know

The City advises how Victoria manages (the very rare) snowfall

  • Feb 22, 2018
The Fairmont Empress Hotel and grounds sit dusted with snow during the Wednesday flurries. Photo courtesy Arlene Bethune
A boat is seen washed ashore in Cadboro Bay in Saanich after high winds battered the South Island overnight. Ian Hinkle photo                                A boat is seen washed ashore in Cadboro Bay in Saanich after high winds battered the South Island overnight. Ian Hinkle photo

Wind warning in effect for Greater Victoria

Strong winds could reach up to 80 km/hr along coastal areas

A boat is seen washed ashore in Cadboro Bay in Saanich after high winds battered the South Island overnight. Ian Hinkle photo                                A boat is seen washed ashore in Cadboro Bay in Saanich after high winds battered the South Island overnight. Ian Hinkle photo
Victoria saw a record-breaking amount of rain in December. (News files)

Victoria breaks rainfall record for November

Residents say mild weather makes toughing out the rain worthwhile

Victoria saw a record-breaking amount of rain in December. (News files)
(Troy Landreville/Black Press)

Heat wave coming to Vancouver Island

Temperatures expected to rise into 30’s for some areas including the east coast of island.

(Troy Landreville/Black Press)