Updated: Blowing snow advisory ends for Red Deer

Blowing snow advisory issued for Red Deer area has ended.

Red Deerians can expect few flurries late this afternoon.

Wind northwest 40 km/h gusting to 60 diminishing to 20 gusting to 40 this afternoon, says Environment Canada.

Temperature expected to fall to – 17 C this afternoon. Wind chill near minus 27. There’s a risk of frostbite, Environment Canada website states.

Poor visibility because of snow and blowing snow is expected or occurring in some locations in the Red Deer area.

Mainly cloudy with 30 percent chance of flurries Sunday night. Wind up to 15 km/h with temperature low of – 20 C. Wind chill – 21 C in the evening and minus – 27 C overnight.

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