Alerts for: Fraser Canyon

Warnings

10:25 PM PST Saturday 20 January 2018
Snowfall warning in effect for:

  • Coquihalla Highway - Hope to Merritt

Snowfall, with total amounts of 15 to 20 cm is expected.

A strong front will bring heavy snow to the Coquihalla Highway - Hope to Merritt beginning overnight and lasting through Sunday. Total snow accumulations of 20 to 30 cm are expected by Sunday evening.

Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions. Rapidly accumulating snow will make travel difficult. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow.

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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