PHOTOS and VIDEO: Another dump of snow for Chilliwack
A man uses a snowblower along Wellington Avenue in Chilliwack on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress) Harold Zinke shovels a crosswalk entrance on Yale Road on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress) A pedestrian walks along Hodgins Avenue on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress) People shovel snow along Wellington Avenue in Chilliwack on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress) A pedestrian walks past the Chilliwack Law Courts on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022. (Jenna Hauck/ Chilliwack Progress)
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Snow walloped Chilliwack again through the night on Wednesday, Jan. 5 and into the morning of Thursday, Jan. 6.
The city was hit with an additional 24.6 centimetres of snow overnight, according to Roger Pannett, Chilliwack’s weather observer for Environment Canada. The dump fell on top of last week’s snowfall when 12.6 centimetres fell on Thursday, Dec. 30.
Chilliwack hasn’t seen green grass since Christmas Eve, which was when the first snowfall of the season came.
According to Environment Canada, freezing rain is in the forecast for Thursday, Jan. 6.
Temperatures are expected to get up to 8 C by Sunday, Jan. 9. That day is also supposed to be the only sunny day of the week as rain is expected for the rest of the coming week, starting Friday, Jan. 7 and continuing up until at least Wednesday, Jan. 12, with the only non-rainy day being Sunday, Jan. 9.
Video by Jenna Hauck
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