Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for the Foothills.
We're expecting 5 cm in the mountains Friday night with up to 20 cm of snow by Saturday.
Snowfall warning in effect for:
- Foothills Co. near Cayley
- Foothills Co. near High River and Aldersyde
- Foothills Co. near Longview and Eden Valley Res.
- Foothills Co. near Okotoks and De Winton
- Foothills Co. near Priddis and Brown-Lowery Prov. Park
- Foothills Co. near Turner Valley and Black Diamond
- M.D. of Willow Creek near Claresholm and Stavely
- M.D. of Willow Creek near Nanton and Parkland
- Rocky View Co. near Bragg Creek and Tsuu T'ina Res.
The first significant snowfall of the season is expected this weekend, with a total of 10 to 20 cm anticipated by Sunday morning.
Precipitation will begin Friday morning as showers but will change to snow and intensify into Saturday. The heaviest snowfall will be through the day on Saturday. Snowfall will end Sunday morning.
Prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. Take frequent breaks and avoid strain when clearing snow.