Fernie’s Highway traffic to increase

A huge portion of the rerouted Trans-Canada Highway traffic will choose Highway #3, perhaps 100% of the commercial long-haul, as it will be the shortest and most efficient route to the coast.

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Griz Days Winter Storm Warning!

Total snowfall accumulations are expected to be around 20 to 30 cm with the highest amounts near Fernie. The heavy snow will taper off Saturday night.

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Snowfall Warning for Fernie

The powder snow that Fernie folk are accustomed to is finally arriving! Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for Fernie – Fernie could get 15-25cm Tuesday afternoon through early Wednesday morning.

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Snowfall Warning for Fernie

An approaching Pacific frontal system will track inland thursday and stall across the southern interior tonight. Heavy snow will begin this evening before changing to rain at lower elevations beginning Friday morning.

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WestJet Direct to Vancouver

Fernie will soon have another air-link to Vancouver from the Canadian Rockies International Airport. WestJet announced this week it is starting a non-stop, direct flight.

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