Two rounds of snow could bring up to 40 cm to parts of Atlantic Canada
Alerts in Effect
Snow Squall WarningIssued at 10:56 Monday 24 January 2022
Snow squalls are occurring. Under the snow squall bands, visibilities will be significantly reduced due to the heavy snow combined with blowing snow, and snow will quickly accumulate.
Lake effect snow, with local snowfall accumulations of 15 to 30 cm expected by this evening.
Peak snowfall rates of 2 to 4 cm per hour are possible.
Visibility will be significantly reduced due to heavy snow and blowing snow.
Now through this evening.
Snow squalls are expected to dissipate this evening as winds shift to northerly.
Snow squalls cause weather conditions to vary considerably; changes from clear skies to heavy snow within just a few kilometres are common. Visibility will be suddenly reduced to near zero at times in heavy snow and blowing snow.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.