Seven straight days of sunshine to warm Vancouver Island

Unseasonably warm temperatures in forecast, with no rain in sight

While fall is well underway in other parts of the country, where some are even seeing the first sign of flurries, a whole lots of sunshine is in store across Vancouver Island.

Sunny skies and highs hovering between 13 and 16 C are forecast for the mid-Island until the middle of next week, and only the briefest chance of rain, according to Environment Canada. Similar conditions are expected on the north and west coasts, and inland, with highs up to 18 C in store for Victoria

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Cloudy periods are expected here and there, with possible showers overnight Thursday north of the Malahat, but the sun will never be far from sight and evenings are expected to be clear with little cloud cover and lows of of between 5 and 9 C.

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