Snowfall warning in effect for:

East Vancouver Island – Courtenay to Campbell River
East Vancouver Island – Duncan to Nanaimo
East Vancouver Island – Nanoose Bay to Fanny Bay
Inland Vancouver Island
West Vancouver Island
Greater Victoria
A long period of snowfall with total amounts of 15 to 25 cm is expected.

A second low pressure centre in as many days will give more snow to the South Coast tonight and Tuesday.

This second disturbance will spread snow to virtually the entire South Coast with heaviest amounts falling tonight and early Tuesday morning.
Total snowfall amounts will vary across the region with 15 to 25 cm falling in most areas.
Snow will intensify early this evening on Vancouver Island then later tonight over the Lower Mainland.
It will taper off gradually during the day Tuesday.

Veronica Cooper takes a look at the next 7 days.

Veronica Cooper