A snowfall warning is in place for a number of counties in Northwest Alberta including Grande Prairie, Sexsmith and Beaverlodge. The region could receive 10 to 15 cm of snow Sunday.
In the B.C. Peace, we could see up 4 cm of snow with a high of minus 4. See the full warning from Environment Canada below.
4:34 AM MST Sunday 15 November 2015
Snowfall warning in effect for:
- Co. of Grande Prairie near Beaverlodge Hythe and Demmitt
- Co. of Grande Prairie near Grande Prairie and Wembley
- Co. of Grande Prairie near Sexsmith and La Glace
- M.D. of Greenview near DeBolt
- M.D. of Greenview near Little Smoky
- M.D. of Greenview near O’Brien Prov. Park and Big Mtn Creek
- M.D. of Greenview near Sturgeon Lake
- M.D. of Greenview near Valleyview and New Fish Creek
- M.D. of Greenview near Wapiti and Shuttler Flats Rec. Area
Snowfall, with total amounts of 10 to 15 cm is expected.
A developing low pressure system is spreading snow into central and western Alberta this morning. Heavy snow has been reported in Edson and west towards Jasper overnight. The snow will spread north today as the low pressure system continues to develop. Total amounts of 10 to 15 cm are expected before the snow tapers off this evening.
Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions. 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. To report severe weather, send an email to [email protected] or tweet reports to #ABStorm.