BC Traveller’s Routes forecast


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FPCN68 CWVR 202345
Forecasts for the B.C. Travellers Routes issued by Environment Canada
at 3:45 p.m. PST Saturday 20 January 2018 for tonight Sunday and
tomorrow night.
The next scheduled forecast will be issued at 4:45 a.m. PST Sunday.

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Major Reference Elevations:
       Whistler:                                       658 metres.
       Coquihalla - Hope to Merritt:                  1230 metres.
       Coquihalla - Merritt to Kamloops:              1440 metres.
       Connector - Pennask Summit:                    1728 metres.
       Allison Pass:                                  1340 metres.
       Rogers Pass:                                   1370 metres.
       Kicking Horse Pass:                            1650 metres.
       Blueberry - Paulson:                           1570 metres.
       Kootenay Pass:                                 1774 metres.
       Begbie Summit:                                 1237 metres.
       Pine Pass:                                      915 metres.
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Sea to Sky - West Vancouver Upper Levels to Squamish.
Tonight..Rain at times heavy. Amount 20 to 30 mm. Wind becoming
 southeast 40 to 60 km/h late this evening.
Sunday..Rain at times heavy. Amount 10 to 20 mm. Wind southeast 40 to
 60 km/h.
Sunday night..Rain. Windy early in the evening.

Sea to Sky - Squamish to Whistler.
Tonight..Snow changing to wet snow mixed with rain before morning.
 Rain near Squamish. Snowfall amount 10 to 15 cm.
Sunday..Wet snow mixed with rain changing to rain showers in the
 morning.
Sunday night..Showers.

Coquihalla Highway - Hope to Merritt.
Snowfall warning in effect.
Tonight..Cloudy. Snow beginning late this evening. Amount 5 cm. Snow
 level 600 metres. Gusty winds.
Sunday..Snow. Amount 10 to 20 cm. Snow level 600 metres rising to
 1000 metres in the morning. Gusty winds. Winds giving local drifting
 snow.
Sunday night..Snow ending near midnight then cloudy with 60 percent
 chance of flurries. Amount 5 cm. Snow level 1000 metres lowering to
 600 metres near midnight.

Coquihalla Highway - Merritt to Kamloops.
Tonight..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of snow before morning. Snow level
 600 metres.
Sunday..Periods of snow. Amount 2 to 4 cm. Snow level rising to 1000
 metres in the morning. Windy. Winds giving local drifting snow.
Sunday night..Periods of snow ending late in the evening then mainly
 cloudy with 40 percent chance of flurries. Snow level 1000 metres
 lowering to near valley bottoms late in the evening. Windy early in
 the evening.

Okanagan Connector - Merritt to Kelowna.
Tonight..Becoming cloudy this evening. 60 percent chance of flurries
 overnight. Becoming windy early this evening.
Sunday..Snow and blowing snow. Amount 5 to 10 cm. Snow level rising
 to 900 metres in the morning. Windy.
Sunday night..Mainly cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Snow
 level 900 metres. Windy in the evening.

Highway 3 - Hope to Princeton via Allison Pass.
Tonight..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries overnight. Snow level
 800 metres. Gusty winds.
Sunday..Periods of snow. Amount 5 cm. Snow level 800 metres rising to
 1200 metres late in the morning. Gusty winds.
Sunday night..Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Snow level
 1200 metres lowering to 800 metres near midnight.

Trans-Canada Highway - Eagle Pass to Rogers Pass.
Tonight..Flurries. Amount 2 cm.
Sunday..Snow. Amount 10 cm.
Sunday night..Periods of snow. Amount 2 to 4 cm.

Highway 3 - Paulson Summit to Kootenay Pass.
Tonight..Flurries. Amount 2 to 4 cm.
Sunday..Snow. Amount 5 to 10 cm.
Sunday night..Snow ending after midnight then cloudy with 60 percent
 chance of flurries. Amount 5 to 10 cm.

Highway 97 - Clinton to 100 Mile House via Begbie Summit.
Tonight..Cloudy. 60 percent chance of flurries this evening. Becoming
 windy late this evening.
Sunday..A few flurries ending near noon then cloudy with 60 percent
 chance of rain showers or wet flurries. Snowfall amount 2 cm. Windy
 in the morning and early in the afternoon.
Sunday night..Mainly cloudy. Gusty winds.

Highway 97 - Pine Pass.
Tonight..Flurries. Amount 5 cm.
Sunday..Snow. Amount 5 to 10 cm.
Sunday night..Snow ending in the evening then partly cloudy. Amount 2
 to 4 cm.

Highway 16 - Smithers to Terrace.
Tonight..Periods of snow. Amount 5 cm.
Sunday..Flurries. Amount 2 cm.
Sunday night..Cloudy. A few flurries near Terrace. Amount 2 cm near
 Terrace.


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