Forecast from Environment Canada:
WINTER STORM WARNING
Between Eagle Pass to Rogers Pass through Revelstoke, up to 60 cm of snow is expected to fall by Saturday.
Today: Snow at times heavy mixed with rain changing to rain this afternoon. Snow level rising to 900 metres this afternoon. Snowfall amount 10 to 15 cm. Wind southeast 20 km/h becoming light this morning. High plus 2.
Tonight: Rain changing to snow at times heavy this evening. Snow level 900 metres lowering to valley bottom this evening. Snowfall amount 10 to 15 cm. Temperature steady near plus 1.
Tomorrow: Snow changing to rain late in the morning. Snow level rising to 700 metres late in the morning. Snowfall amount 5 to 10 cm. Temperature steady near plus 1.
For more information see Environment Canada.
Construction and road conditions from DriveBC @ 8:30 am:
Hazardous winter driving conditions
East to Golden: Avalanche control. Road closed until 1 p.m.
West to Sicamous: Compact snow. Avalanche control planned from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
There are reports on social media of an avalanche blocking a traffic lane at Three Valley Gap. Will update when we know more.
North: Limited visibility with snow. Compact snow.
South: Limited visibility with snow. Compact snow.
For more information see DriveBC.
Revelstoke Mountain Resort Snow Report @ 8:30 am:
New snow since 3 p.m yesterday: 19 cm
Last seven days: 91 cm
Base depth: 179 cm
Season total: 413 cm
Temp on top of the Ripper: -4C
Avalanche Report from Parks Canada for Glacier National Park:
“High Avalanche Danger today through Saturday! A great day to avoid avalanche terrain.”
Below treeline: High
For more information visit Parks Canada