FORECASTER: Juris Almonte
SYNOPTIC OVERVIEW: Similar to yesterday's forecast, no major system is affecting the SPADE region today. However there is potential for convective storms over the foothills today. The surface charts (1200 UTC) show a low pressure system (1000 hPa) midway up the over the border of SK and MB. A strong high pressure system (1032 hPa) on the coast of the US Pacific northwest and a weak low pressure system (1013 hPa) over northern BC.