Under 2+feet of snow: Historic N.L. blizzard closes cities, avalanche set off
Alerts in Effect
Snowfall WarningIssued at 04:18 Saturday 18 January 2020
15 to 20 cm of heavy snow on tap today.
Snow, heavy at times, is expected to move into Southern Ontario this morning. A total of 15 to 20 cm of snow are expected by the time it tapers off to a few flurries this evening.
Southeasterly winds gusting to 50 km/h will whip up the freshly fallen snow causing very low visibility at times in blowing snow today.
An additional 2 to 5 cm of snow is expected from lake effect flurries on Sunday.
Rapidly accumulating snow will make travel difficult. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow.
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.