R.M. of Winslow including Dodsland and Plenty
Alerts in Effect
Winter Storm WarningIssued at 15:28 Thursday 22 March 2018
Hazardous winter conditions are expected.
A low pressure system will bring a wintery mix to southern Saskatchewan tonight and Friday.
Snow with a risk of freezing rain will begin Thursday night. Snowfall accumulations are expected to be in the 10-15 cm range when the snow tapers off Friday afternoon.
As well, strong southeast winds with gusts up to 80 km/h will occur causing visibility reductions in blowing snow.
Travellers should note that this weather system will affect a good portion of the Canadian and American prairies with a variety of winter weather tonight, Friday, and Saturday.
Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become difficult to navigate due to accumulating snow. Visibility will be suddenly reduced to near zero at times in heavy snow and blowing snow. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet reports using #SKStorm.