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Vancouver Island Weather

METARs and TAFs.
VICTORIA INTL (CYYJ)
METAR:

CYYJ 241926Z 15011G20KT 12SM -RA FEW009 FEW025 OVC044 09/08 A2979 RMK SC1SC1SC6 SLP090

TAF:

TAF TAF CYYJ 241740Z 2418/2518 15015G25KT P6SM SCT008 BKN025 TEMPO 2418/2422 2SM -RA BR SCT005 BKN008 FM242200 18015G25KT P6SM SCT020 BKN040 TEMPO 2422/2424 P6SM -SHRA BKN020 BECMG 2422/2424 24015G25KT FM250000 24015G25KT P6SM SCT030 BKN150 FM250500 22010KT P6SM BKN030 TEMPO 2505/2518 5SM -SHRA BR BKN020 BECMG 2512/2514 18006KT RMK NXT FCST BY 250000Z

NANAIMO (CYCD)
METAR:

CYCD 241900Z 12016G26KT 070V140 5SM -RA BR BKN008 OVC029 09/08 A2974 RMK SF5SC3 CIG RAG VIS LWR SW-W SLP074

TAF:

TAF CYCD 241740Z 2418/2505 14015G25KT P6SM SCT008 BKN030 TEMPO 2418/2421 2SM -RA -DZ BR BKN006 FM242100 20008KT P6SM BKN030 OVC080 TEMPO 2421/2423 4SM -SHRA BR BKN020 FM242300 23010G20KT P6SM SCT015 SCT030 BKN200 TEMPO 2423/2505 BKN015 BKN030 BECMG 2503/2505 VRB03KT RMK NXT FCST BY 250000Z

LONG BEACH (CYAZ)
METAR:

CYAZ 241900Z 00000KT 10SM RA SCT015 OVC028 07/07 A2981 RMK SF4NS4 /R 20 AFT 1500 UTC/ SLP096

TAF:

TAF CYAZ 241838Z 2419/2501 30006KT P6SM SCT015 BKN040 TEMPO 2419/2501 5SM -SHRA BR BKN015 OVC040 BECMG 2419/2421 30010G20KT RMK NXT FCST WILL BE ISSUED AT 251645Z

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