It might be time to get out your winter jacket.
Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for Fort McMurray and surrounding areas:
- Lac La Biche Co. near Crow Lake Prov. Park
- Lac La Biche Co. near Wiau Winefred and Grist Lakes
- R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Fort MacKay and Wallace Creek
- R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Fort McMurray and Anzac
- R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Gipsy Lake and Whitemud Falls
- R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Grand Rapids Wildland Prov. Park
- R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Janvier South and Conklin
- R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Mariana Lake
- R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Stony Mtn Prov. Park and Engstrom Lake
Environment Canada says a low pressure system is forming in southern Alberta on Tuesday with some areas getting 25 cm of snow.
The potential storm will most likely hit Fort McMurray on Wednesday morning – bringing with it 10-15 cm of snow.
The weather agency is also reminding motorists and pedestrians to travel with caution as the roads and sidewalks will be more difficult to navigate with the expected snowfall.