Avalanche area sign on Highway 16 between Prince Rupert and Terrace. (Shannon Lough / The Northern View)

Highway 16 open with delays for avalanche control

Transportation crews are busy clearing snow between Prince Rupert and Terrace

Highway 16 is now open with delays to and from the North Coast on Wednesday, Feb. 28.

Highway crews are conducting avalanche control 60 km east of Prince Rupert to 45 km west of Terrace from 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Expect delays of 30 minutes or longer.

READ MORE: Most Highway 16 closures for avalanches in years after multiple dumps of snow

READ MORE: Highway 16 reopened between Rupert and Terrace

 

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