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Snowfall warning issued for South Peace & Pine Pass


9:04 PM PDT Sunday 07 September 2014
Snowfall warning in effect for:

B.C. South Peace River
Current details: 
Snowfall, with total amounts of about 10 cm is expected. An early season snowfall is currently under way in the region. 10cm snow can be expected tonight closer to the Rocky Mountains with lesser amounts likely near Dawson Creek.

Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become difficult to navigate due to accumulating snow. Snowfall Warnings are issued when significant snowfall is expected. Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Please monitor local media or Weatheradio. Email reports of severe weather to[email protected] or tweet with the hashtag #BCStorm.

3:51 PM PDT Sunday 07 September 2014
Special weather statement in effect for:

Highway 97 – Pine Pass
Early season significant snowfall.

An unseasonably cool airmass combining with moisture from the Pacific will result in rain turning to snow later this evening. Total amounts of 5 to 10 cm are expected to accumulate before the snow eases on Monday morning.

The public is advised to monitor future forecasts and warnings as warnings may be required or extended.

Please monitor the latest forecasts and warnings from Environment Canada at www.weatheroffice.gc.ca.

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