Photo Courtesy of Google Maps & Drive BC

DriveBC is reporting multiple areas of compact snow and slippery conditions along major highways in the north.

The main highways affected are 97, 16, 27, and 39.

North of Prince George, listeners are saying Highway 97 is closed at Summit Lake in both directions.

They also warn about the 39-stretch towards Mackenzie.

DriveBC adds to be aware of slippery sections near the Salmon Valley and along Highway 16 stretching from Bednesti through to Purden.

Prince George RCMP is reminding drivers to be aware of, and drive according to, the road conditions.

ICBC is also cautioning drivers to take their time and be as prepared as possible with winter quickly approaching.

For more information on road conditions, click here.

– with files from Kyle Balzer, My PG Now