CHETWYND, B.C. – A snowfall warning has been issued for the Pine Pass.  The region could see 15 to 20 cm of snow by Tuesday evening.

A frontal system will bring snow heavy at times to Williston, Prince George, Pine Pass and McGregor. Snow will begin Tuesday morning then rapidly intensify. It will continue through Tuesday night.

Total snowfall accumulations of 15 to 20 cm are expected through tonight.

See the full weather warning below.

 

Issued at 2021-12-07 12:42 UTC by Environment Canada:
Snowfall warning issued for:
Highway 97 – Pine Pass, B.C. (080030)

Current details:
Snowfall with total amounts of 15 to 20 cm is expected.

Heavy snow is expected.

Snowfall amounts: 15 to 20 cm.

Locations: Williston, Prince George, Pine Pass and McGregor.

Timespan: This morning through tonight.

Remarks: A frontal system will bring snow heavy at times to Williston, Prince George, Pine Pass and McGregor. Snow will begin early this morning then rapidly intensify. It will continue through tonight. Total snowfall accumulations of 15 to 20 cm are expected through tonight.

Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow.

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

Prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions. The site https://shiftintowinter.ca/ reminds drivers to know before you go. Adjust to winter driving behaviour and use winter tires and chains.

Road conditions are available at www.drivebc.ca.