Snowfall Warnings Issued West of Lethbridge

Snowfall amounts in the areas affected by the warning could total between 25 to 40 centimetres by Saturday morning.

A snowfall warning put into effect Wednesday morning (Nov. 1) to the west of Lethbridge. The affected areas include the Crowsnest Pass, Pincher Creek, Waterton and all the way north to Hinton. According to Environment Canada, a slow moving upper low pressure system over southern British Columbia will bring prolonged snowfall to the foothills and southwestern Alberta beginning Wednesday evening. Heavy snow is expected to persist through Thursday into Friday, before gradually tapering off Saturday morning. Snowfall amounts in the areas affected by the warning could total between 25 to 40 centimetres by Saturday morning. Portions of the Kananaskis and Crowsnest Pass regions have already seen 10 centimetres of snow overnight Tuesday (Oct. 31). Motorists are reminded to adjust their driving with changing road conditions. -Sam Borsato

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