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Warm temperatures may lead to high avalanche risk between Revelstoke and Golden this weekend

Travellers are advised to expect delays due to avalanche control work
An image of deep, persistent slab avalanches that occurred over this past winter in the Selkirk Mountains. (Avalanche Canada photo)

Those planning travel between Revelstoke and Golden this weekend are advised to expect delays as warm temperatures may lead to a high avalanche risk in the area.

According to the Ministry of Transporation, Highway 1 between the two communities will likely experience closures on April 29 and 30 for avalanche control work.

READ MORE: Special avalanche warning issued for Western Canada

Motorists should check DriveBC before setting out on the highway.

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