PHOTOS: Spring has sprung in the Okanagan-Shuswap

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PHOTOS: Spring has sprung in the Okanagan-Shuswap
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Do you know what today is? It’s the first day of spring, which likely means a continued warm spell for the Okanagan-Shuswap.

The region is expected to hit a high of 16 C this week, although Environment Canada forecasts a cooling of a few degrees into next week.

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Although there’s still some snow in the area, by and large the area has begun to bloom for the new season: