-17.1 C
Fort St. John
Wednesday, February 20, 2019
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
Home News Wind and rain warning issued for Peace River Region

Wind and rain warning issued for Peace River Region


FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Environment Canada has issued a weather warning for the Peace Region of strong winds and heavy rainfall.

“A vigorous cold front will bring strong gusty winds up to 90 km/h this evening for the central interior, BC Peace region and Columbia district. Local tree damage or power outages are possible. Moderate northwest winds are expected to persist through Wednesday morning in the wake of the front.”

The same system will produce heavy rain over BC Peace region tonight with up to 30 mm possible by Wednesday morning.

Continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ec.tempetepacifique-[email protected] or tweet reports using #BCStorm.

- Advertisement -

get the latest news in your inbox



Local Events

Must Read

NPHL Semi-Finals to start this Thursday

FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. - The NPHL Semi-Finals will be starting this Thursday, February 21.Four teams will be battling it out in a best...