Snow blankets Greater Victoria as Pacific moisture

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Residents, businesses and municipalities across Vancouver Island have begun digging out from an overnight snowstorm that was expected to drop 15 to 25 centimetres of snow around the region.

As of 3 pThe World Health Organization also has suffered..m:1618145121091,. Saturday, there were no longer any winter storm warnings in effect for Vancouver IslandHealth officials confirme, though Environment Canada’s hourly forecast suggested flurries could continue through the 8 p.m. hour.

The City of Victoria opened its parking garages for free on Saturday to encourage people to get their vehicles off the street and make it easier for crews to clear major routes.

Crews focused on clearing priority roads, as well as downtown transit stops, wheelchair ramps and the sidewalks in front of city buildings, throughout the day.

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