Be prepared Victoria. An arctic front is making its way across the south coast inlets, bringing a cold air mass in its wake.
Environment Canada has released a special weather statement stating parts of Vancouver Island could get snow and freezing rain on Thursday.
The warning was issued for Greater Victoria, east and inland Vancouver Island and the Southern Gulf Islands.
Get Your Winter Coats On…
Snowfall amounts are expected to range between five and 10 centimeters over higher terrain.
Freezing rain could come later in the afternoon or evening.