Early season snowfall hits North Shore mountains (PHOTOS)

Oct 23 2020, 8:49 am

A healthy dose of early-season snowfall is hitting the South Coast of British Columbia, including Vancouver’s nearby mountains.

On Thursday, Environment Canada issued special weather statements for much of the province, calling for snowfall at higher elevations and a “modified Arctic airmass” bringing below seasonal temperatures.

“The onset of precipitation combined with falling temperatures will bring a risk of wet snow to neighbourhoods and roadways above 300 metres,” the weather agency said in a statement.

Here’s a look at North Vancouver’s mountains, many of which have been covered with snow:

Cypress Mountain

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Cypress Mountain from the Hollyburn Lodge camera (Cypress Mountain).

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The Olympic Plaza at Cypress Mountain (Cypress Mountain)

Grouse Mountain

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The Chalet cam at Grouse Mountain in North Vancouver. (Grouse Mountain)

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Bear Pond at Grouse Mountain. (Grouse Mountain)

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Upper Bear Pond at Grouse Mountain (Grouse Mountain).

Mt. Seymour

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Early season snowfall at Mount Seymour (Mt. Seymour)

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