Venting Index

Friday August 26, 2016


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FLCN39 CWVR 261330
SMOKE CONTROL FORECAST FOR BC AND YUKON ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 7:00 AM PDT
FRIDAY 26 AUGUST 2016 FOR TODAY.

MIXING HEIGHTS IN METRES ABOVE SEA LEVEL.  AVERAGE WINDS IN KM/H.

26-AUGUST-2016
SOUTHERN INTERIOR                       TODAY                           TOMORROW
                7:00 AM                 4:00 PM                 4:00 PM
                VI      WND     MXG HT  VI      WND     MXG HT  VI      WND     MXG HT
                        KM/H    M               KM/H    M               KM/H    M
FRASER CANYON   10/POOR 3       273     80/GOOD 9       2491    35/FAIR 3       1970
KAMLOOPS        14/POOR 11      435     73/GOOD 7       2798    41/FAIR 6       1484
OKANAGAN        10/POOR 5       503     83/GOOD 9       2862    99/GOOD 19      2407
CASTLEGAR       15/POOR 6       681     88/GOOD 9       3199    40/FAIR 5       1785
CRANBROOK       21/POOR 5       1382    97/GOOD 13      3212    89/GOOD 17      2419
REVELSTOKE      14/POOR 3       746     83/GOOD 9       2851    14/POOR 4       666
GOLDEN          23/POOR 7       1155    94/GOOD 12      3092    68/GOOD 9       2460

FORECAST UPPER WINDS FOR THIS AFTERNOON
                900M    1800M   2700M
PENTICTON       NW 17   NW 23   NW 26
CRANBROOK       NW 16   NW 22   N  26

CENTRAL INTERIOR                        TODAY                           TOMORROW
                7:00 AM                 4:00 PM                 4:00 PM
                VI      WND     MXG HT  VI      WND     MXG HT  VI      WND     MXG HT
                        KM/H    M               KM/H    M               KM/H    M
QUESNEL         10/POOR 5       572     79/GOOD 14      1957    67/GOOD 21      1239
100 MILE        13/POOR 13      998     57/GOOD 8       2335    99/GOOD 25      2772
WILLIAMS LAKE   10/POOR 5       972     59/GOOD 13      1839    99/GOOD 25      2590
PUNTZI MTN      13/POOR 10      987     99/GOOD 28      3880    99/GOOD 19      2889
PRINCE GEORGE   13/POOR 23      719     92/GOOD 20      2034    66/GOOD 23      1313
BURNS LAKE      10/POOR 8       738     99/GOOD 34      2372    72/GOOD 9       2550
SMITHERS        10/POOR 3       582     94/GOOD 14      2500    31/POOR 2       2735
MCBRIDE         14/POOR 10      830     62/GOOD 7       2558    51/FAIR 12      1513
CLEARWATER      11/POOR 3       488     84/GOOD 10      2594    99/GOOD 16      2424

FORECAST UPPER WINDS FOR THIS AFTERNOON
                900M    1800M   2700M
PR. GEORGE      W  23   W  24   W  26
SMITHERS        W  34   W  36   W  36

NORTHERN BC/YUKON                       TODAY                           TOMORROW
                7:00 AM                 4:00 PM                 4:00 PM
                VI      WND     MXG HT  VI      WND     MXG HT  VI      WND     MXG HT
                        KM/H    M               KM/H    M               KM/H    M
FORT NELSON     29/POOR 12      701     61/GOOD 13      1333    99/GOOD 25      1642
FT ST JOHN      12/POOR 10      747     79/GOOD 15      2003    36/FAIR 39      834
WHITEHORSE      56/GOOD 26      1117    74/GOOD 26      1381    76/GOOD 13      2097
DAWSON          33/POOR 25      558     94/GOOD 23      1587    62/GOOD 8       1966
WATSON LAKE     28/POOR 22      854     41/FAIR 21      1005    70/GOOD 12      2002

FORECAST UPPER WINDS FOR THIS AFTERNOON
                900M    1800M   2700M
DEASE LAKE      N  11   N  10   NW 14
WATSON LAKE     NE 9    NE 15   E  4
WHITEHORSE      N  7    0  0    N  15
MAYO            N  16   N  20   N  19

COAST                                   TODAY                           TOMORROW
                7:00 AM                 4:00 PM                 4:00 PM
                VI      WND     MXG HT  VI      WND     MXG HT  VI      WND     MXG HT
                        KM/H    M               KM/H    M               KM/H    M
VANCOUVER       11/POOR 9       44      24/POOR 7       409     37/FAIR 8       715
FRASER VALLEY   14/POOR 26      93      87/GOOD 15      1657    99/GOOD 30      1175
SQUAMISH        11/POOR 10      96      66/GOOD 8       1828    72/GOOD 10      1719
SRN VAN ISLD    11/POOR 14      42      33/POOR 9       555     40/FAIR 34      211
CNTRL VAN ISLD  10/POOR 4       56      32/POOR 3       1526    49/FAIR 8       1111
NRN VAN ISLD    10/POOR 4       63      61/GOOD 29      457     49/FAIR 21      436
TERRACE         12/POOR 3       383     89/GOOD 17      1680    51/FAIR 5       2108
STEWART         10/POOR 5       25      58/GOOD 7       350     27/POOR 4       871

FORECAST UPPER WINDS FOR THIS AFTERNOON
                900M    1800M   2700M
VANCOUVER       NW 19   NW 17   NW 18
SANDSPIT        NW 22   NW 22   NW 24
PORT HARDY      W  34   W  36   W  37


VENTILATION GUIDELINES:
POOR:   0-33
FAIR:   34-54
GOOD:   55-100
VENTILATION INDICES NORMALLY DROP TO POOR AFTER SUNSET.

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