UPDATE: The freezing rain warning has ended.

Freezing rain will be an issue for the Grande Prairie area on Friday. Environment Canada has issued a warning for the Grande Prairie – Beaverlodge – Valleyview region, saying freezing rain is expected throughout the early hours of the day.

Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery,” it warns. “Take extra care when walking or driving in affected areas. Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions.”