Alerts for: B.C. Peace River

Warnings

5:11 AM PST Sunday 21 January 2018
Snowfall warning in effect for:

  • Highway 97 - Pine Pass

Snowfall, with total amounts of 10 to 20 cm is expected.

Periods of heavy snow today.

Snowfall amounts of 10 cm are expected near Mackenzie while the Pine Pass could see amounts ranging from 10 to 15 cm.

Snow is expected to taper off late in the day.

Prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become difficult to navigate due to accumulating snow. If visibility is reduced while driving, turn on your lights and maintain a safe following distance.

Weather in the mountains can change suddenly resulting in hazardous driving conditions.

ShiftIntoWinter.ca reminds drivers to know before you go. Adjust to winter driving behaviour and use winter tires and chains.

Road conditions are available at www.drivebc.ca.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ec.tempetepacifique-pacificstorm.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #BCStorm.

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