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B.C. town dazzled with Northern Lights display

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

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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)
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Heat wave coming to Vancouver Island

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

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A sunny afternoon on the Breakwater at Ogden Point. (Photo by: Penny Pitcher)

Plenty of sunshine for the long weekend

Environment Canada is forecasting highs into the mid-20s

A sunny afternoon on the Breakwater at Ogden Point. (Photo by: Penny Pitcher)