Another storm takes aim at southern Ontario
Tuesday, February 18, 2014, 7:48 PM -
Temperatures are on the rise in southern Ontario but winter isn't over yet, with another storm set to move in Thursday evening.
An Alberta Clipper will merge with a Colorado low, producing a system that could bring strong wind gusts.
"This system will bring in a lot of mild air and there is a chance that this could bring all rain to southern Ontario instead of snow," says Weather Network meteorologist Monica Vaswani.
Up to 30 mm could fall across the region Thursday evening.
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This same system is set to bring 30+cm of snow to communities in northwestern Ontario.
While southern Ontario's return to mild air will be a welcome change for some, meteorologist say the trend won't last long.
"Temperatures are set to take a bit of a dive," warns Weather Network meteorologist Patrick Cool.
"As meteorologists, we can have a look at what very long range computer forecast models are predicting for the next month as a whole ... the pattern of colder than normal temperatures appears to continue. We won’t be able to put away our thick winter coats for some time."