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#BCStorm lights up social media

Residents of Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island took to twitter to post their photos of Thursday morning's storm.

The high winds are forecast to subside by Thursday afternoon

Waves pounding in White Rock. (Bill Hawke)

Residents of Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island took to twitter using #BCStorm to post their photos of Thursday morning's storm.

Early morning winds were particularly strong in B.C.'s Fraser Valley. This tree came down on Highway 1, near 208th Street. (B.C. Transportation Ministry/Twitter)
A BC Hydro crew repairs a downed power line on Thursday morning in Metro Vancouver. (GP Mendoza/CBC)