Active AlertsNelson House 170B, MB

Snowfall Warning
Issued at Tue 4:18 PM Apr. 16
Issued by: Environment and Climate Change Canada
Recommended Action


Consider postponing non-essential travel until conditions improve. For information on emergency plans and kits go to https://www.getprepared.gc.ca/.

Description


A long period of snowfall with total amounts of 20 to 30 cm is expected.

A prolonged period of snowfall is expected.

Locations: Thompson, Nelson House, South Indian Lake and Amisk Provincial Park, Split Lake, and York Landing.

20 to 30 cm of snow likely beginning Tuesday night over a 24 hour period. The snow will ease on Wednesday night, but light snow will likely continue through Thursday before beginning to taper off on Friday.

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Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. 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 MBstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #MBStorm.