Wet snow was falling on the Malahat on Friday, March 8. (Photo from DriveBC)

Weekend forecast kicks off with wet snow falling in Greater Victoria

Wet snow is falling in areas across Victoria, with sun in the forecast for the weekend

It’s 2 C outside with wet snowflakes falling in parts of Greater Victoria Friday morning.

Reports of snow falling in Vic West, on the Saanich Peninsula, the West Shore, Malahat and Cobble Hill areas.

Environment Canada is calling for a 40 per cent chance of rain showers or flurries until 1 p.m. when skies will stay mostly cloudy until approximately 5 p.m.

Temperatures will stay in the positives today with a high of 8 C around 1 p.m. dipping down to 2 C around 11 p.m.

READ ALSO: Victoria ranked third-best city in Canada to be a woman

Saturday

Skies will stay clear overnight and into Saturday morning.

It’s expected to be sunny with a high of 8 C and a low of -1 C overnight.

READ ALSO: Victoria flagger rammed twice by man on mobility scooter

Sunday

Warming up slightly to 9 C as the daytime high on Sunday, with clear skies and a low of 0 C overnight.



kendra.crighton@blackpress.ca

Follow us on Instagram
Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter.

Just Posted

Woman charged in Saanichton stabbing

One man treated for injuries, released from hospital following Friday assault

Saanich’s Red Lion Inn receives council’s blessing for extended liquor hours

Extension comes more than two years after a major fire

Province continues to investigate Saanich’s Horticultural Centre of the Pacific

Investigation stems from May 2 incident that turned Colquitz River ‘chocolate brown’

Avid Victoria cyclist’s legacy bike ride helps fund end-of-life care

2019 Denis Muloin Ride for Palliative Care invites cyclists for May 26 fundraiser

VIDEO: Fun without sun: Hundreds enjoy Family Fest on Victoria Day

Families enjoy activities in Veterans Memorial Park

Growing wildfire prompts evacuation of High Level, Alta.

Chuckegg Creek fire has been burning for several day, but grew substantially Sunday

Top women’s hockey player Natalie Spooner coming to B.C.

Natalie Spooner special guest at annual Grindstone charity weekend in Kelowna

Take-home drug testing kits latest pilot to help curb B.C.’s overdose crisis

Researchers look to see if fentanyl testing could be a useful tool for those who use drugs alone

Facebook takes down anti-vaxxer page that used image of late Canadian girl

Facebook said that the social media company has disabled the anti-vaccination page

Search crews rescue kids, 6 and 7, stranded overnight on Coquitlam mountain

Father and two youngsters fall down a steep, treacherous cliff while hiking Burke Mountain

Raptors beat Bucks 118-112 in 2OT thriller

Leonard has 36 points as Toronto cuts Milwaukee’s series lead to 2-1

Rescue crews suspend search for Okanagan kayaker missing for three days

71-year-old Zygmunt Janiewicz was reported missing Friday

B.C. VIEWS: Reality of our plastic recycling routine exposed

Turns out dear old China wasn’t doing such a great job

Most Read