Blowing snow warning for most of southern Saskatchewan

February 13, 2013 - 12:16pm Updated: February 13, 2013 - 1:51pm
Photo taken on Highway 11 near Hanley.  Supplied by @mandylmaier via twitter.
Photo taken on Highway 11 near Hanley. Supplied by @mandylmaier via twitter.

Environment Canada has issued a blowing snow warning for most of southern Saskatchewan.

Areas in the warning include Regina, Moose Jaw, Estevan, Swift Current, Shaunavon, Moosomin, Fort Qu'Appelle, Outlook, Kindersley and Carlyle.

So far Assiniboia and Leader aren't included in the warning, but the weather office admits those areas could eventually be included.

Look for the wind to pick up late Wednesday afternoon with wind gusts of up to 70 km/h expected until around midnight.

By the time Thursday rolls around we could see up to eight centimeters or roughly three inches of new snow as well.

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If you see something on the roads others should know about call our newsroom at 306-546-6397 in Regina, 306-955-6397 in Saskatoon, or text us at 306306.

Photo of Highway 13 from Carlyle to Stoughton.  Supplied by @Doc_Harley68 via twitter.

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