Mountain passes in British Columbia received their first snow of the year this weekend and other areas could see snowfall on Monday or Tuesday, according to Environment Canada forecasts.
According to the organization, there is a risk of snow accumulation in 10 areas of the province with high mountain passes, which will have an impact on road conditions.
These include the Sea to Sky Highway in the Whistler area, and Highway 97 between Clinton and Williams Lake in the interior of the province and Highway 3.
Mandatory winter tires
In addition, it is mandatory, starting Monday, to equip his car with winter tires on certain roads and highways, particularly in the interior and north as well as on Vancouver Island.
This requirement applies until March 31st.
The complete list of routes affected by this requirement can be found on the official website of the Government of British Columbia .
Adam Fast started working for Spruce Tribune in 2017. Adam grew up in a small town in northern Ontario. He studied chemistry in college, graduated, and married his wife one month later. Adam has been a proud Torontonian for the past 10 years. He covers politics and the economy. Previously he wrote for CTV News and the Huffington Post Canada.