Alerts for: Fort Nelson

Warnings

11:03 AM PDT Wednesday 23 April 2014
Snowfall warning in effect for:

  • Fort Nelson

Snowfall - late morning to overnight.

A long period of snowfall, with total amounts of 20 to 30 cm is expected.

A low pressure system is spreading moisture into northeastern British Columbia. Snow is will continue today in Muncho Lake and Stone Mountain Provincial Parks as well as southern sections of Fort Nelson region including Sikanni Chief and portions of the Alaska Highway. Additional accumulations of up to 10 cm of snow is expected by early this evening.

Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become difficult to navigate due to accumulating snow.

Snowfall Warnings are issued when significant snowfall is expected.

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Please monitor local media or Weatheradio. Email reports of severe weather to pacificstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet with the hashtag #BCStorm in British Columbia and #YKStorm in Yukon.

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