Hold onto your toque!
Environment Canada has issued a wind warning for High River as gusts near 100 km/h are developing along the foothills.
According to Environment Canada the winds are expected to spread eastwards this morning, resulting in local wind speeds near 90 km/h.
"The winds may cause reduced visibility in blowing snow, be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions due to high winds."
The gusty winds should diminish the afternoon.
The warning is in effect for:
M.D. of Foothills near Cayley
M.D. of Foothills near High River and Aldersyde
M.D. of Foothills near Longview and Eden Valley Res.
M.D. of Foothills near Okotoks and De Winton
M.D. of Foothills near Priddis and Brown-Lowery Prov. Park
M.D. of Foothills 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.