Drivers travelling the Coquihalla are warned that 20 cm of snow is forecast for Friday.
Environment Canada is forecasting between 5 and 10 cm of snow this afternoon and another 10 cm overnight near the summit.
Road maintenance contractors YRB Nicola took to social media to let drivers know their crews will be out in preparation for Friday’s snowfall.
For Saturday, snow will turn to flurries as temperatures start to warm to above 0 C.
🚨 Snowfall Warning 🚨— YRB Nicola Ltd (@YRBNicola) February 4, 2022
Please be advised that we are expecting 20cm of snow on #BCHwy5 by Saturday morning in the Coquihalla Summit Area. The majority of snow is forecasted for this afternoon and evening. Our crews are out in preparation for todays storm. @DriveBC @TranBC pic.twitter.com/NNMLDpSj8b
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