Lake-effect snow squalls persist in Ontario, bring travel impacts
Alerts in Effect
Weather AdvisoryIssued at 17:08 Monday 24 January 2022
Winter weather travel advisory in effect for late this afternoon and this evening.
Snow, heavy at times. Total snowfall accumulations of 5 to 10 cm expected by tonight.
Peak snowfall rates of 2 to 4 cm per hour is possible.
Reduced visibility due to snow and occasional blowing snow.
Now through this evening.
Southwesterly winds over Lake Ontario are expected to enhance snowfall rates, especially for areas closer to the lake shore.
Travel may be hazardous due to sudden changes in the weather.
For road conditions and other traveller information from the Ministry of Transportation, visit https://www.ontario.ca/511, https://www.twitter.com/511Ontario, or call 5-1-1.
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.