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All Kamloops area school busses cancelled

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School busses will stay parked today in the Kamloops area.

School District 73 school busses won't pick up students today because of snowy and unsafe road conditions, according to a news release.

The Kamloops-Thompson school district also sent messages to all staff and families by email and phone this morning, then sent a notice to media this morning, around 6:30 a.m., Nov. 7.

READ MORE: Snowfall warning continues, cold to follow in Kamloops, Okanagan

Snow is expected to continue across the Thompson-Okanagan today, with up to 10 cm expected on some mountain passes.

A Pacific low pressure system is also bringing wind, with fusts up to 60 km/h in the Kamloops area this afternoon, according to Environment Canada.

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