Freezing rain advisory for much of East Kootenay

Freezing rain Yahk to Cranbrook, Cranbrook to Alberta border to Montana border, Kimberley to Canal Flats

  • Jan. 13, 2016 12:00 p.m.

Mainroad reports that Drive BC has a travel advisory for the East Kootenay region

Highway 3 both directions: Freezing Rain from Yahk to Cranbrook (62.9 km). Travel Advisory in effect. Local weather forecasts calls for temperatures from 0C to -4C with scattered light precipitation. There is a possibility of freezing rain due to warming trend in localized areas and the development of icy conditions. Travellers are advised to use caution and expect winter driving conditions. Updated Wed Jan 13 at 11:15 am PST. (ID# 206931)

Freezing Rain from Cranbrook to British Columbia and Alberta Border (147.1 km). Travel Advisory in effect. local weather forecasts calls for temperatures from 0C to -4C with scattered light precipitation. There is a possibility of freezing rain due to warming trend in localized areas and the development of icy conditions. travellers are advised to use caution and expect winter driving conditions. Updated Wed Jan 13 at 11:15 am PST. (ID# 206930)

Highway 93 both directions: Freezing Rain from British Columbia and Montana Border to Junction with Highway 3, in Elko (26.9 km). Travel Advisory in effect. Local weather forecasts calls for temperatures from 0C to -4C with scattered light precipitation. There is a possibility of freezing rain due to warming trend in localized areas and the development of icy conditions. Travellers are advised to use caution and expect winter driving conditions. Updated Wed Jan 13 at 10:59 am PST. (ID# 206929)

Freezing Rain from Junction of Highway 95A to Canal Flats (41 km). Travel Advisory in effect. Local weather forecasts calls for temperatures from 0 C to -4 C with scattered light precipitation. There is a possibility of freezing rain due to warming trend in localized areas and the development of icy conditions. Travellers are advised to use caution and expect winter driving conditions. Updated Wed Jan 13 at 10:40 am PST. (ID# 206927)

Highway 95 both directions:Freezing Rain from British Columbia and Idaho Border to Curzon Junction at Highway 3 (10.7 km). Travel Advisory in effect. Local weather forecasts calls for temperatures from 0C to -4C with scattered light precipitation. There is a possibility of freezing rain due to warming trend in localized areas and the development of icy conditions. Travellers are advised to use caution and expect winter driving conditions. Updated Wed Jan 13 at 11:25 am PST. (ID# 206937)

Freezing Rain from Kimberley and Cranbrook Intersection to Wasa Junction (55.2 km). Travel Advisory in effect. Local weather forecasts calls for temperatures from 0c to -4c with scattered light precipitation. There is a possibility of freezing rain due to warming trend in localized areas and the development of icy conditions. Travellers are advised to use caution and expect winter driving conditions. Updated Wed Jan 13 at 10:48 am PST. (ID# 206928)

Please be assured that Mainroad Crews are out actively plowing and sanding, addressing any road concerns on a priority bases throughout this event.

If you note any road issues please report them to our 24 hr Communication Centre at 1.800.665.4929.