Heavy Rainfall On The Way
Prince George, B.C. – Get ready for some rain, lots of it. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for heavy rain potential for the Central Interior and northeastern B.C. through Tuesday.
The regions of Prince George, Williston, MacGregor, northern Cariboo, B.C. Peace River and Fort Nelson may receive significant rainfall amounts over the next two days.
An upper low pressure system will gradually drift across the middle of the province over the next 48 hours, reaching western Alberta on Monday. Bands of rain, possibly punctuated by heavy downpours from thunderstorms, will affect these regions through Tuesday.
Affected communities could receive anywhere from 25 to 75 millimetres of total rainfall during this period.
Environment Canada will provide updated forecasts and alerts as required.