Snowfall warnings for Metro Vancouver & Lower Mainland

Snowfall warning issued for Metro Vancouver and the Lower Mainland, residents to expect snow throughout Tuesday and possibly into Wednesday. Some private schools around the region, such as Surrey Christian, were closed Tuesday due to the snow. However, all school districts in the region remained open despite an Environment Canada forecast promising between five and 20 centimetres of snow.“Due to significant snow forecasted and concerns about commuting conditions and the safety of our community, SFU’s Burnaby, Surrey and VancouverAll Simon Fraser University campuses are closed on Tuesday due to expected snowfall, the university said.The University of B.C. was open as of Tuesday morning.