Update: Environment Canada has ended the Blowing Snow Advisory for Red Deer and area as of 12:45 p.m. Wednesday.
A Blowing Snow Advisory was issued at 8:03 a.m. Wednesday February 14
Poor visibility in snow and blowing snow is expected or occurring in some locations.
Falling snow and northerly winds of 50 gusting 70 km/h are giving reduced visibility in blowing snow.
The strongest winds and heaviest snow are moving southwards from Edmonton.
Advisories may be expanded as necessary.
Travel is expected to be hazardous due to reduced visibility in some locations.
Blowing snow advisory in effect for:
City of Red Deer
Red Deer Co. near Elnora Lousana and Delburne
Red Deer Co. near Penhold Innisfail and Bowden
Red Deer Co. near Pine Lake
Red Deer Co. near Spruce View and Red Lodge Prov. Park
Red Deer Co. near Sylvan Lake and Stephansson House
Lacombe Co. near Clive Alix and Mirror
Lacombe Co. near Eckville
Lacombe Co. near Lacombe Blackfalds and Bentley
Ponoka Co. near Ponoka and Maskwacis
Ponoka Co. near Crestomere
Ponoka Co. near Rimbey Bluffton and Hoadley
Co. of Stettler near Big Valley
Co. of Stettler near Botha and Gadsby
Co. of Stettler near Byemoor and Endiang
Co. of Stettler near Donalda
Co. of Stettler near Stettler Nevis and Rochon Sands
Co. of Paintearth near Halkirk and Big Knife Prov. Park
Flagstaff Co. near Forestburg and Galahad
Camrose Co. near Bashaw and Meeting Creek
Brazeau Co. near Drayton Valley and Breton
Co. of Wetaskiwin near Alder Flats and Winfield
Co. of Wetaskiwin near Pigeon Lake
Leduc Co. near Calmar and Devon
Leduc Co. near Warburg Thorsby and Pigeon Lake
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