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

Trees down

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)

BC Hydro crews

A BC Hydro crew repairs a downed power line on Thursday morning in Metro Vancouver. (GP Mendoza/CBC)