10:50 AM PDT Friday 12 April 2013
Snowfall warning for
Fort Nelson issued
Heavy snow expected tonight.
This is a warning that significant snowfall is expected or occurring in these regions. Monitor weather conditions..listen for updated statements.
A Pacific frontal system will spread snow to these regions late today. A low level northeasterly flow will also develop which will enhance the snow over eastern sections of the Muncho Lake Park – Stone Mountain Park and all along the eastern slopes of the Rockies tonight. Total snowfall accumulations of 15 cm are expected over this area while western sections of the Muncho Lake Park – Stone Mountain Park as well as the lowlands around Fort Nelson will receive much less. The snow will ease to flurries by late Saturday morning.