Newfoundland: Severe storm bears down, threatens 75 cm of snow, dangerous wind
Alerts in Effect
Special Weather StatementIssued at 04:46 Friday 17 January 2020
Significant snowfall amounts expected overnight through Saturday evening.
An approaching low pressure system will bring snowfall to Southwestern Ontario beginning overnight which will spread eastward to the Golden Horseshoe on Saturday morning. Total snowfall amounts of 10 to 15 cm are expected. Some locations may transition over to periods of rain late Saturday. Strong winds gusting up to 60 km/h may also create areas of local blowing snow.
The snow or rain will change to flurries overnight Saturday night.
Visibilities will be reduced in areas of blowing snow, which can make travel hazardous. Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions.
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.