Vancouver Snow

Here's One Hell Of A Snowball Fight

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.27.2014 | Canada British Columbia

It doesn't snow often in Vancouver but when it does, we make the most of it. About 2,000 people at the University of British Columbia took part in ...

Here We Snow Again..

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.24.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A white weekend on B.C.'s South Coast continues into Monday with snowfall warnings still in effect for many regions. Five to 10 centimetres of snow...

Snow, Freezing Rain Warning

CBC | Posted 04.11.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Snow removal crews in Vancouver are preparing the city's major roads in anticipation of snow on Sunday afternoon and into Monday morning. Seve...

Snow In Vancouver Means..

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.09.2014 | Canada British Columbia

In anticipation of up to 10 centimetres of snow on Sunday, the City of Vancouver is starting to salt and sand major bus routes and roads near hospital...

It's So Cold, We Broke A Record

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Yes, it really is as cold as you think out there. Vancouver broke a 66-year-old record on Thursday morning with a frigid reading of -8.4 degrees C...

SNOW IS COMING

CBC | Posted 04.07.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Environment Canada says it's expecting a snowstorm on the Family Day long weekend that should hit around Sunday into Monday. The timing, potent...

Frigid Temps To Hit Vancouver

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.03.2014 | Canada British Columbia

They may be laughable to anyone suffering from the polar vortex out east, but Metro Vancouver is set to see temperatures so cold this week that they m...

Centenarian Shovels Like A Champ

CBC | Posted 02.19.2014 | Canada British Columbia

While having so much snow is rare in southern B.C., so too is the sight of a 102-year-old man shoveling it. On Friday, Stedman Gedge was working up...

LOOK: #snOMG

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Metro Vancouver was blanketed with snow on Friday, creating gorgeous photos and havoc for morning commuters. Traffic was slow on numerous roads and...

White Christmas?

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 01.25.2014 | Canada British Columbia

Metro Vancouver is set to see snow overnight, but forecasts show little chance of a white Christmas. Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warni...

LOOK: Vancouver Is So Pretty In The Snow

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.10.2013 | Canada British Columbia

It's not often Vancouver turns truly frosty, but this week Lotusland took a big chill and welcomed a pretty dusting of snow. The white stuff is not...

Get Ready!

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 11.14.2013 | Canada British Columbia

The ski slopes may be opening early at Whistler, but you won't have to hit those heights to see snow this weekend. According to Environment Canada,...

Frightful Winter Weather Doesn't Scare Walkable Cities

Brent Toderian | Posted 02.23.2013 | Canada British Columbia
Brent Toderian

What last week illustrated is that even Vancouver — not really a winter city in the common use of that title — needs to think more about our ability to handle tougher winter conditions. With the weather being less predictable, and frequency and intensity of storm events getting worse with the consequences of climate change, anticipating and designing for unusual weather conditions is going to be the new normal for all of us.

Crazy Things Vancouver Drivers Use To Clear Snow

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

This week's snow storm in Metro Vancouver revealed once again (as it does every few years) just how ill-equipped most drivers are for even the most ba...

Vancouver Snowstorm Liveblog

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 12.20.2012 | Canada British Columbia

Metro Vancouver residents found themselves battling icy roads, traffic jams and transit backups Wednesday as a snowstorm fell on the region. The sn...

Port Mann Fails 1st Snow Storm

CP | Keven Drews and Terri Theodore, The Canadian Press | Posted 05.20.2013 | Canada British Columbia

UPDATE - Dec. 20, 2012: TI Corp., the company that runs the bridge, says it will cover the deductible for vehicles damaged by falling ice. VANCOUVE...

Snow Hammers Vancouver Commuters

CBC | Posted 02.18.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Metro Vancouver's new Port Mann bridge has reopened after falling ice from the bridge's huge cables sent one man to hospital, slightly injured another...

Snow.. In Vancouver!

CBC | Posted 02.17.2013 | Canada British Columbia

Many residents of Metro Vancouver and the Sunshine Coast are waking up to snowfall this morning. Snow fell overnight in parts of Surrey, B...