Pineapple Express rainfall in forecast for Metro Vancouver on Saturday

Dec 19 2017, 9:53 am

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for an incoming system expected to hit Metro Vancouver beginning tonight.

Heavy rain from a subtropical moisture system is in the forecast for the coast later today and into Saturday. Gusts of high winds will also be experienced, which will be most severe in the North Coast, and up to 50mm of rain is expected.

Metro Vancouver could see some sunshine today before the arrival of the storm.

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