Dump of snow expected on Coquihalla

Motorists are advised to avoid the Coquihalla Highway after 4 p.m. Tuesday as an anticipated 65 centimetres of snow is forecast to blanket the highway.

VSA Highway Maintenance, the company tasked with snow removal on the Coquihalla, has asked travellers to clear the corridor prior to the heavy snowfall or avoid the highway altogether if the weather materializes.

The accumulation is expected between Merritt and Hope.

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