A winter storm warning is in effect for Fort Saskatchewan and the surrounding area.
With 15-25 cm of snow to fall this week and into the weekend, travel is expected to be hazardous due to reduced visibility and blowing snow.
Environment Canada issues these warnings when multiple types of severe winter weather is anticipated. Areas affected include Strathcona County, Sturgeon County, Morinville, Gibbons, Redwater, Bruderheim, Bon Accord and Elk Island National Park.
Conditions are expected to improve on Sunday (Mar.4).