Winter storm on the way
Much of S. and Cent. Alberta are under weather warnings, from storm warnings in the mountains and foothills, snowfall warnings in Cent. Alta., a freezing drizzle advisory for Calgary, and wind warnings for s.w. parts of the prov. In Calgary, the fr. drizzle will end this eve. The serious snow will start before dawn Fri. and continue into Sat. We can expect drifting and blowing snow, along with increasingly high wind chills. Highway travel is discouraged. Light snow will die out late Sat. and the sun will return Sun., but the coldest temps. so far this season are expected on the weekend.
Thur. night: Light snow devel., low -10
Fri.: Snow, blowing snow, incr. windchills, wind n. 30 gusting 50 km/h, 4 to 8 cm. -18 late aft.
Sat.: Light snow, high -22
Sun.: Sunny, high -18
Mon.: Sunny, high -6