Alerts for: Banff National Park


4:28 AM MDT Friday 19 April 2019
Snowfall warning in effect for:

  • Banff Nat. Park near Banff
  • Banff Nat. Park near Lake Louise
  • Banff Nat. Park near Saskatchewan River Crossing
  • Clearwater Co. near Siffleur Wilderness Area

Snowfall with total amounts of about 10 cm is expected.

Snow, at times heavy, is expected along portions of the Icefields Parkway, Highway 93. Rain has developed in Jasper and Banff with snow over higher elevations including Highway 93. Total snowfall over the highest elevations of Highway 93 are expected to reach 10 cm. Precipitation will end tonight.

Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions. Rapidly accumulating snow will make travel difficult. Public Safety Canada encourages everyone to make an emergency plan and get an emergency kit with drinking water, food, medicine, a first-aid kit and a flashlight.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to or tweet reports using #ABStorm.


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