Areas of higher elevations in Metro Vancouver and parts of the Fraser Valley could see wet snow starting Friday night.
A special weather statement, issued by Environment Canada, is in effect for the following areas:
- Metro Vancouver – central including the City of Vancouver Burnaby and New Westminster
- Metro Vancouver – North Shore including West Vancouver and North Vancouver
- Metro Vancouver – northeast including Coquitlam and Maple Ridge
- Metro Vancouver – southeast including Surrey and Langley
- Metro Vancouver – southwest including Richmond and Delta
A low-pressure system is moving into the south coast. Howe Sound, Fraser Valley, and parts of Metro Vancouver above 200 metres of elevation could see “wet snow, with little accumulation.”
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The snowfall, if any, is expected to occur starting overnight on Friday and Saturday morning.
A chance of snow is also in the forecast for Sunday night and throughout the day on Monday.