UPDATE 12:59: Snow squall warning has ended.


Environment Canada has issued a snow squall warning for the Foothills.

The warning was issued just before 11:30 a.m. as periods of brief but intense snowfall are expected.

Visibility is greatly reduced in some areas due to heavy snow combined with blowing snow.

According to Environment Canada, an intense band of heavy snowfall accompanied with winds gusting to 70 km/h are producing visibilities near zero at times. This band is currently south of Calgary and is heading south.

For the latest forecast and updates visit the weather page.

Questions, comments, or story ideas? Email us at [email protected]

More Local News

Fire Hydrant Maintenance Today

Okotoks residents shouldn't be alarmed if they see a bit of water on their streets today. This is due to EPCOR out performing flow testing on fire hydrants. The testing is part of regular…

Volker Stevin Out Line Painting

Motorists in Okotoks can expect to see Volker Stevin crews out in town. Line painting started Monday afternoon and will continue Tuesday and Wednesday. Trucks will be slow moving and other vehicles…

OkotoksOnline.com is Okotoks' only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide