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UPDATE: Freezing rain warning over for Kamloops, Coquihalla

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February 08, 2018 - 1:08 PM

KAMLOOPS - A freezing rain warning issued for the South Thompson and the Coquihalla Highway has been ended by Environment Canada.

Environment Canada says freezing rain conditions no longer exist in the South Thompson, and from Merritt to Kamloops on the Coquihalla Highway.

An arctic front that moved through the South Thompson led to a band of freezing rain, which has now transitioned into snow flurries.

Weather in the mountains can change suddenly resulting in hazardous driving conditions. Keep up to date with road conditions by checking Drive B.C. or follow them on Twitter at @DriveBC.

For the latest on weather warnings or forecasts go the Environment Canada website.

— This story was updated at 1:07 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, 2018 to say the freezing rain warning has ended.


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