Snowfall warning issued in the South Peace

DAWSON CREEK, B.C. – Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for the B.C. South Peace.  The forecast calls for up to 15 cm of snow in the South Peace.

Winds could reach up to 30 km/h with the temperature dropping to minus 2.  In the North Peace, the forecast calls for up to 5 cm of snow.

The warning covers Dawson Creek, Chetwynd and Tumbler Ridge.

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Issued at 2016-10-13 22:30 UTC by Environment Canada:
Snowfall warning issued for:
B.C. South Peace River, B.C. (087310)

Current details:
Snowfall, with total amounts of 10 to 15 cm is expected.

A front has generated snow over BC Peace region. 6 cm snowfall has fallen over the southern Peace region today including Chetwynd. Snow will continue through tonight with additional amount of 5 to 10 cm expected.

Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email or tweet reports to #BCStorm.


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