A ridge of high pressure remains over the northeastern Pacific basin with a trough of low pressure over the forecast region of eastern BC and western Alberta. Disturbances in the resulting northwesterly flow will affect the area over the forthcoming 24 to 48 hours, although confidence in model agreement of amounts, timing, and duration is low.
Low chance of scattered precip through Thursday evening into Friday morning. Greater chance of moderate rain between 12-3 pm MDT with clearing again into Friday evening.
Greater possibility of mixed precip and rain (including the chance of freezing rain) from 8 pm MDT onward throughout Thursday night and into Friday morning. Chance of lighter intensity precip throughout the day Friday into Saturday morning when another round of precip can be expected from 9 am MDT onward.