Environment Canada has issued a Snowfall Warning for Prince George, Quesnel and the Pine Pass region for Saturday and into Sunday…
Up to 20 cm of snow is expected. Details below…
Heavy snow for BC central interior regions.
Snowfall accumulations: 10 to 20 cm.
Times Span: This afternoon to tonight or Sunday morning.
Locations: Bulkley Valley, Prince George, Stuart – Nechako, Quesnel, Williston, Pine Pass, Lakes District, McGregor, Yellowhead, and Yellowhead Highway.
Remarks: A Pacific frontal system will move across central BC later today. Snow at times heavy will begin late afternoon. Heavy snow will taper off overnight for regions in the west and south, Bulkley Valley, Prince George, Stuart – Nechako, and Quesnel.
For regions in the north and east, Williston, Pine Pass, Lakes District, McGregor, Yellowhead, and Yellowhead Highway, snow will taper off to a few flurries Sunday morning.
Rapidly accumulating snow will make travel difficult. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow.
Prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to BCstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #BCStorm.