Okanagan weather: Hot weather in forecast for last weekend of August

An upper ridge of high pressure will build back 30-degree heat for the final weekend of August. SkyTracker Weather

For the final week of August, a gradual warm-up is moving into the Okanagan, with Thursday seeing mostly sunny skies and a daytime high in the mid-20s.

Hazy smoke will linger at times for both Thursday and Friday as clouds slide in to finish the workweek, along with an afternoon high pushing toward the upper 20s.

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Global Okanagan Weather at 5: August 23, 2023

For the weekend, 30-degree heat is projected as a ridge rebuilds, bringing sunshine for both Saturday and Sunday.

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Hazy conditions will linger at times on both days, as well as into early next week, with daytime highs starting the week in the low 30s.

A major cool down is expected mid-week, with some much-needed moisture also expected.

Here is your Okanagan 5-Day SkyTracker Weather Forecast. SkyTracker Weather

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