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ENVIRONMENTCANADA

Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Coquihalla Highway - Hope to Merritt
  • Coquihalla Highway - Merritt to Kamloops
  • Okanagan Connector - Merritt to Kelowna

Risk of freezing rain tonight and Saturday morning

An approaching frontal system will track across the southern BC interior tonight and Saturday.

Flurries are expected tonight and Saturday morning. The warm air aloft combined with near or below zero temperatures at the surface will result in a risk of freezing rain. The flurries with the risk of freezing rain will change to rain showers Saturday afternoon as temperatures rise above zero.

Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery. Take extra caution when walking or driving in affected areas.

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

 

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