Low temp record shattered in British Columbia

A very cold arctic air mass has settled in over areas of coastal British Columbia.

Weather summaryissued by Environment Canada Wednesday
14 Dec 2016.

New daily record low temperatures in degrees celsius:

Pitt Meadows:   -12.2 (10F)
Old record of -10.6 (12.9F) set in 1975. Records began in 1874.

Abbotsford:  -10.1 (13.8F)
Old record of -9.4 (15.1F) set in 1975. Records began in 1944.

Whistler:  -15.7 (3.7F)
Old record of -13.3 (8.1F) set in 1955. Records began in 1950.

Victoria Int Airport: -6.4 (20.5)
Old record of -5.6 (21.9F) set in 1926, Records began in 1914.

Port Hardy:  -7.0 (19.4F)
Old record of -4.0 (21.8F) set in 2009, Records began in 1944.

Campbell River:   -12.8 (9.0F)
Old record of -7.8 (18F) set in 1975, Records began in 1958.

Bella Bella: -13.2 (8.2F)
Old record of -9.6 (14.7F) set in 2009, Records began in 1977.

 

http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/weathersummaries_e.html

Thanks to Terry Homeniuk for this link