A major ice storm is likely this weekend across a broad swath of southern Ontario, extreme southern Quebec and the Fundy Shore, says Chief Meteorologist Chris Scott.
Freezing Rain WarningIssued at 3:50 PM AST Friday 20 December 2013
An extended period of freezing rain is expected Saturday and Saturday night. This is a warning that an extended period of freezing rain is expected or occurring in these regions. Monitor weather conditions..listen for updated statements.Details
A trough of low pressure will move to lie over Nova Scotia this evening. The trough will slowly move northward to lie over Prince Edward Island Saturday morning. Snow ahead of the trough will change to rain with a risk of freezing rain during the changeover for Kings County Saturday morning. Over Prince and Queens counties the snow will change to freezing rain near noon on Saturday then end in the evening. Another band of freezing rain will affect all of Prince Edward Island Saturday night changing to snow overnight from the north.