Forecasters : Cécile Carton & Selina Mitchell
Off of the BC coast a ridge of high pressure is developing. Although frontal systems may try to move onto the the northwestern coast, they will not be able to progress very far within the next couple of days. With the exception of the northwestern coast, temperatures are expected to rise over much of BC., however today some unsettled conditions will persist and showers are possible though much of BC. There is a cool, unstable airmass above most of Alberta today, this will lead to unsettled conditions including scattered thunderstorms over a good portion of the province. Instability will vary greatly, but thunderstorms are expected to be most severe over the foothills.