Overnight snow buries Chilliwack in white

Nearly 27 cm fall over a 24-hour period

Chilliwack was digging out Saturday morning after an additional 17 centimetres of snow fell overnight.

According to Roger Pannett, volunteer weather observer with Environment Canada, the latest amount brought a total accumulation of nearly 27 cm of snow over a 24-hour period.

The snowfall warning for Chilliwack ended Saturday morning, with a forecast of sunny breaks Saturday afternoon.

Temperatures are expected to climb throughout the day, with rain mixed with a few flurries forecast for Saturday night.

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