UPDATE: Grande Prairie area snowfall warning ended
Snow in Grande Prairie the morning of October 25, 2019 (Michael Lumsden, MyGrandePrairieNow.com)
UPDATE #3: The snowfall warning ended around 3;35 p.m. Friday.
UPDATE #2: Environment Canada has reissued a snowfall warning for the region as of 8:17 a.m. Friday.
UPDATE: The snowfall warning for Grande Prairie – Beaverlodge – Valleyview has been ended by Environment Canada.
The Grande Prairie area should prepare for another dump of snow. Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for the Grande Prairie – Beaverlodge – Valleyview region, saying 10 to 15 centimetres is expected.
“A developing low-pressure centre will bring 10 or more centimetres of snow to parts of West-Central Alberta on Friday,’ it explains. “Precipitation will begin to fall as rain overnight on Friday, but will change over to snow as temperatures drop later Friday morning.”
People planning to travel are warned to prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions. Five to 10 millimetres of rain is in the forecast for Grande Prairie Thursday night.