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UPDATE: Coquihalla snowfall warning lifted

March 11, 2017 - 4:48 PM

THOMPSON-OKANAGAN - The snowfall warning issued yesterday evening for Highway 5 from Hope to Merritt has been lifted. 

Environment Canada issued a snowfall warning yesterday, March 11 at 4:30 p.m. calling for harsh conditions and heavy snowfall.

A weather system moving over B.C.'s southern interior was responsible for spreading approximately 20 centimetres of snow on the mountain pass. 

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- This story was updated at 10:30 a.m. on March 12, 2017. 

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