Active Alerts Rossland, BC

Special Weather Statement
Issued at Sat 5:44 PM Jun. 15
Issued by: Environment and Climate Change Canada
Description


Potential for snow for the mountain passes

Where: Coquihalla Highway, Okanagan Connector, Allison Pass, Kootenay Pass, Rogers Pass.

When: Tonight and Sunday morning. Through Monday morning for Coquihalla Highway and Allison Pass.

What: Snowfall accumulation trace to 5 cm

Remarks:
An upper low has brought a cool airmass to the BC Interior this weekend. The colder air along with occasionally heavy precipitation means the mountain passes can expect some snow through the weekend and locally through Monday morning.

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Weather in the mountains can change suddenly resulting in hazardous driving conditions.

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