Alberta Emergency Alert - Winter Storm Alert

Advisory: Winter Storm (Issued Feb 13, 2018 at 06:43 PM)

Advisory: Winter Storm

Issued Feb 13, 2018 at 06:43 PM

Source: Municipal District of Pincher Creek No. 9

Issued: Feb 13, 2018 at 06:43 PM


Description: Alberta Emergency Alert - Winter Storm Alert

Blowing snow is creating hazardous driving conditions on area highways. Road surface are ice covered in some areas. Visibility may be significantly reduced. Travel is not recommended on Highway 3 from Fort Macleod to Pincher Creek Highway 3 closed due to earlier accident from Highway 6 to Highway 22.

Vehicles are being stopped at Pincher Station and either turned around or routed to Pincher Creek. Parking available in Pincher Creek at UFA, Co-op Mall, behind Wal-mart.

Action to take:

  • There are hazardous road conditions with ice on some sections
  • Avoid travel
  • Visibility will be affected by blowing and drifting snow
  • Avoid the area of Highway 3 West of Pincher Creek
  • Listen to local authorities for any updates.

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