Today’s road conditions and weather report

Quesnel River Bridge under maintenance until 4a.m. tomorrow; falling rocks Spences Bridge to Jackass

Motorists will have to be aware of road conditions to day because there are going to be slippery sections today (Jan. 23) from Lac la Hache through to Prince George.

Drivers heading south on Highway 1 will have to watch for falling rock from Spences Bridge to Jackass Mountain Summit.

According to Drive BC, Quesnel River Bridge will be undergoing maintenance six kilometres south of Junction with Highway 26, in Quesnel to five km south of Junction with Highway 26, in Quesnel (one km), starting today (Jan. 23) at 6 p.m. through Jan. 24 at 4 a.m.

The road will be reduced to single lane alternating traffic with up to 20-minute delay. Updated on Mon Jan 22 at 2:14 pm PST.

Weather conditions

According to Environment Canada at 6:30 a.m. today (Jan. 23) it is -8 Celsius.

It will be cloudy today with a 60 per cent chance of flurries late this morning and afternoon. Winds will be coming from the southeast at 20 km;h gusting to 40 km/h late this morning. The high will reach zero.

Tonight, it will be cloudy with a 30 per cent chance of flurries. Wind with be from the southeast at 20 km/h gusting to 40, becoming light this evening. The low will be -3

Wednesday (Jan. 24) is expected to be mainly cloudy with a high of plus 2. Overnight, there will be periods of snow with a low of minus 3.

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