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Warnings

9:06 AM PST Sunday 17 December 2017
Snowfall warning in effect for:

  • Trans-Canada Highway - Eagle Pass to Rogers Pass

Snowfall, with total amounts of 15 to 25 cm is expected.

A Pacific front moving across the BC Interior is spreading snow to the region today and tonight.

Today the heaviest snow is expected across the North and West Columbia, Kinbasket, and North Thompson regions.

As the front continues to move southward the heaviest snow will shift to Arrow Lakes - Slocan Lake, Kootenay Lake, and Kootenay Pass tonight.

Snow is expected to taper off Monday as the front exits the province.

Rapidly accumulating snow could make travel difficult over some locations. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow.

Snowfall warnings are issued when significant snowfall is expected.

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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