Cancellations at YLW

UPDATE 2:30 p.m.

Despite the heavy snow falling on Kelowna, the cancellations and delays at Kelowna International Airport are due to the snowy conditions in Vancouver. 

Jasmine Patrick, communications for YLW, says at this time, other incoming flights are landing at this time, but "we could be looking at dropping visibility which could impact inbound flights," later today. 

UPDATE 11:45 a.m.

As the snow comes down in Vancouver, flights at Kelowna International Airport going to and coming from Vancouver have been delayed and cancelled. 

As of 11:45 a.m. Friday, six departing flights at YLW have been cancelled and three have been delayed, while five arrivals have been cancelled and six have been delayed. 

The snow has started to fall heavily in Kelowna Friday morning as well. 

UPDATE 10:48 a.m.

Snowfall also impacting travel out of Vancouver international airport as well today.

Flights from the north of the province and Victoria have already been canceled.

Check the latest flight information from  Vancouver International Airport

ORIGINAL 10:27 a.m.

If you're travelling to Vancouver this weekend be advised the south coast is expecting another blast of snow.

Environment Canada says much of Vancouver and the Fraser Valley are expecting a blast of snow tonight, possibly as much 20 centimetres and more in the higher elevations.

"Snow will develop over all areas of the south coast this morning as a Pacific frontal system approaches from the northwest. Periods of snow will continue through most of tonight as the associated low pressure system crosses the area."

The warnings apply to Burnaby, New Westminster, Coquitlam, Maple Ridge, Surrey, Langley, Richmond, Delta, West Vancouver, North Vancouver, Chilliwack, Hope and Abbotsford.

Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions.

As always you are advised to adjust your driving conditions and check DriveBC before hitting the road.

-with files from CTV

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