Alerts for: Dempster


10:48 PM PST Thursday 26 November 2015
Blizzard warning in effect for:

  • Dempster

Blizzard conditions with poor visibility in snow and blowing snow are expected or occurring.

Winds will increase to 60 km/h gusting to 100 near the Richardson Mountains Friday morning, giving Blizzard conditions. Conditions will improve Friday evening as the winds ease.

Travel is expected to be hazardous due to reduced visibility. Limit outdoor activities. Public Safety Canada encourages everyone to make an emergency plan and get an emergency kit with drinking water, food, medicine, a first-aid kit and a flashlight. For information on emergency plans and kits go to

Blizzard Warnings are issued when widespread reduced visibilities of 400 metres or less are expected for at least 4 hours.

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Please monitor local media or Weatheradio. To report severe weather, send an email to or tweet reports to #BCStorm in British Columbia and #YKStorm in Yukon.


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