Widespread warnings as potent snowstorm closes in on Quebec
Abraar School, ON
Alerts in Effect
Winter Storm WarningIssued at 20:42 Wednesday 26 February 2020
Hazardous winter conditions are expected.
Snow changing to freezing rain late this evening, rain possible overnight and back to snow Thursday morning.
Light to moderate snow currently over the area is expected to change to freezing rain late this evening or after midnight. Several hours of freezing rain are expected. The freezing rain may change to rain overnight for a brief period. The precipitation will then change back to heavy snow Thursday morning.
Total snowfall amounts of 15 to 25 cm are possible by late Thursday.
Winter storm warnings are issued when multiple types of severe winter weather are expected to occur together.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.