Major ice threat in Ontario, temperatures set to drop one degree per hour
Alerts in Effect
Snow Squall WatchIssued at 10:12 Wednesday 19 January 2022
Lake effect snow squalls off Lake Huron are expected beginning this evening into Thursday night.
Local snowfall amounts of 15 to 25 cm.
Significantly reduced visibilities due to heavy snow and local blowing snow.
This evening into Thursday night.
Snow squalls cause weather conditions to vary considerably; changes from clear skies to heavy snow within just a few kilometres are common. Travel may be hazardous due to sudden changes in the weather. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become difficult to navigate due to accumulating 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.