Here are the most recent news stories posted for Trans-Canada Highway
Snow expected in Bannf-Canmore-Lake Louise area
AB: Heavy snow, with total accumulations of 10 to 20 cm, is expected over higher elevations today.
Kelowna Runners Celebrating 35 Years Since Terry Fox Began His Journey
Canada: Sunday, April 12th marks 35 years since Terry Fox
began his Marathon of Hope.
Fox began on April 12, 1980, and 35 years later,
runners are seeing how many times they can run
across Canada. The Terry Fox Foundation and
Running Room are inviting participants to run or
walk from 1 km to 10 km in different locations in
Canada to help raise awareness for Terry’s dream.
As of early this week, over 3000 people had
pledged to run over 35,000 kilometres.
Winds of 60km/.h expected Wawa to Sudbury along TCH
ON: Northwesterly winds of 60 km/h with gusts to 90 km/h are expected to develop this afternoon. Winds will diminish this evening.
Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. Loose objects may be tossed by the wind and cause injury or damage.
Blowing Snow Advisory in effect for St Lawrence Valley, Rivière-du-Loup area. and Gaspe
QC: Poor visibility locally near zero in snow and
blowing snow is expected or occurring.
Strong westerly winds combined with fresh
snow are giving near zero visibilities in
blowing snow. Conditions are expected to
improve later today as winds ease off.
Weather Advisories for blowing snow are
issued when winds are expected to create
blowing snow giving poor visibility to 800
metres or less for at least 3 hours.
Blowing Snow Advisory in effect for western Newfoundland along Tran-sCanada Highway
NL: Flurries and snow squalls will combine with
strong southwesterly winds to cause poor
visibilities in blowing snow along the south
and west coasts this evening before improving
Travel is expected to be hazardous due to
reduced visibility in some locations. Be
prepared to adjust your driving with changing
Snowfall expected over much of Saskatchewan Monday through Tuesday
SK: A weather disturbance may bring a significant
snowfall to Southern Saskatchewan tonight
through Tuesday. There may be patchy freezing
rain overnight. The potential still exists
for 10 to 15 cm of snow in total over
A low pressure system over Western Montana
this morning is forecast to track eastward
and strengthen somewhat today and tonight,
then push slowly across North Dakota Tuesday
Snowfall warning in effect for Jasper and Highway 16 to Edmonton
AB: Snowfall, with total amounts of 10 to 20 cm is
Confderation Bridge to/from PEI is closed due to weather conditions
PE/NB/NS: For user safety, the Confederation Bridge is
closed to all traffic until the current weather
situation changes. The closure was implemented
at 13:45hrs, March 22, 2015.You will be advised
when the situation changes.
Rainfall of up to 50mm in Vancouver area
BC: Waves of rain to the South Coast through today and tonight. Saturated air will bring rainfall totals exceeding the warning criteria of 50 mm in places. The storm system is expected to move east of the regions by Saturday morning.
Blowing snow advisory in Western Newfoundland
NL: In the west, falling snow will combine with winds gusting 60 to 80 km/h to generate blowing snow from this afternoon through to at least Thursday afternoon.