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Vancouver Island Weather

METARs and TAFs.
VICTORIA INTL (CYYJ)
METAR:

CYYJ 142000Z 13007KT 20SM FEW015 FEW040 SCT060 BKN240 16/13 A3000 RMK SC1CU1SC2CI4 SC TR SLP160 DENSITY ALT 200FT

TAF:

TAF CYYJ 141738Z 1418/1518 VRB03KT P6SM FEW020 BKN040 TEMPO 1418/1420 P6SM -SHRA BKN020 FM142000 13008KT P6SM SCT030 BKN080 TEMPO 1420/1502 P6SM -SHRA BKN030 FM150300 VRB03KT P6SM FEW040 SCT080 TEMPO 1503/1512 SCT040 BKN080 FM151200 20007KT P6SM BKN050 TEMPO 1512/1518 P6SM -SHRA RMK NXT FCST BY 150000Z

NANAIMO (CYCD)
METAR:

CYCD 142000Z 09007KT 060V180 25SM SCT028TCU BKN080 BKN240 20/12 A2998 RMK TCU3AC2CI2 SLP154 DENSITY ALT 600FT

TAF:

TAF CYCD 141738Z 1418/1504 VRB03KT P6SM SCT050 BKN090 TEMPO 1418/1422 P6SM -SHRA BKN050 BECMG 1418/1420 11008KT FM142200 12008KT P6SM BKN060 TEMPO 1422/1504 P6SM -SHRA BKN030 PROB30 1422/1502 VRB15G25KT 4SM TSRA BKN050CB RMK NXT FCST BY 150000Z

LONG BEACH (CYAZ)
METAR:

CYAZ 142000Z 17009G15KT 15SM FEW027 FEW034 FEW240 16/13 A3001 RMK SC1CU1CC1 CC TR SLP163 DENSITY ALT 200FT

TAF:

TAF CYAZ 141838Z 1419/1501 15010KT P6SM SCT025 TEMPO 1419/1423 P6SM -SHRA BKN020 FM142300 16010KT P6SM SCT020 BKN060 TEMPO 1423/1501 5SM -SHRA BR VCTS BKN020CB RMK NXT FCST WILL BE ISSUED AT 151445Z

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