Alerts in Effect
Snow Squall watchIssued at 10:59 a.m. EST Friday 21 November 2014
Snow squalls are expected to develop. Under the snow squall bands, visibilities will be significantly reduced due to the heavy snow, and snow will quickly accumulate. There remains some potential for brief snow squalls into early this afternoon as cold westerly winds from Lake Huron bring some lake effect snow bands into the region. Motorists should be prepared for suddenly hazardous winter driving conditions from low visibility in bursts of heavy snow. Tne snow squall threat will end this afternoon.Details
Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. Snow Squall Watches are issued when conditions are favourable for the formation of bands of snow that could produce intense accumulating snow or near zero visibilities. Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required, so stay tuned to your local media or Weatheradio. Email reports of severe weather to firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet with the hashtag #ONStorm.