Winter strom warning in effect for Terrace and Kitimat

Environment Canada has issued a Winter storm warning for Terrace and kitimat with 10-20 centimetres of snow expected Friday morning and into the weekend.

5 to 10 cm of snow fell over Stewart Thursday night and an additional 30 to 40 cm of snow is expected by the end of Friday.

Snow plows are expected to be out in full force on the roads, 24 hours a day, according to Nechako Northcoast Construction.

They say there will be challenges with rising temperatures and the possibility of freezing rain, making the roads slicker then usual and urge drivers to use caution.