–From Environment Canada
Greater Victoria information
Arctic air is spreading onto the coast from the BC Interior creating strong winds through the mainland inlets and spreading across the Georgia Strait and into Greater Victoria. Strong northeasterly winds up to 70 km/h will ease slightly this afternoon but intensify again tonight.
High winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break. Avoid wooded areas to prevent injury from falling trees or branches. Campers should move to sturdy shelters.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada.
To report severe weather, send an email to email@example.com or tweet reports to #BCStorm.
Today’s Sooke forecast is windy with sunshine, high around 0C. Winds NE at 30 to 50 km/h. According to WindTV, the winds will be strong in Victoria and the Georgia Strait than here along the Juan de Fuca. However, Sooke is still experiencing some pretty strong wind gusts.
The next few days in Sooke look like this:[wunderground location=”http://www.wunderground.com/q/zmw:00000.2.71780″ numdays=”3″ measurement=”c” iconset=”Contemporary” layout=”table-vertical” hidedata=”search”]
For outage information and up-to-the-minute Sooke weather updates, visit the SPN Weather page.