Alerts for: Geraldton - Manitouwadge - Hornepayne

Warnings

11:20 AM EST Monday 24 November 2014
Snowfall warning in effect for:

  • Geraldton - Longlac - Caramat
  • Nakina - Aroland - Pagwa

Snowfall, with total amounts of about 15 cm is expected.

Precipitation has changed over to all snow, with 10 cm expected by this evening and another 5 cm or so expected tonight. In addition, gusty northerly winds are expected to cause reduced visibility in exposed areas due to local blowing snow. Hazardous travelling conditions are expected, and travellers should allow extra time to reach their destination.

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.

Snowfall Warnings are issued when significant snowfall is expected.

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required, so stay tuned to your local media or Weatheradio. Email reports of severe weather to storm.ontario@ec.gc.ca or tweet with the hashtag #ONStorm.

 

11:08 AM EST Monday 24 November 2014
Freezing rain warning in effect for:

  • Manitouwadge - Hornepayne

A low pressure system over northeastern Ontario will track northeast into western Quebec this evening. A couple hours of freezing rain are expected late this morning and early this afternoon before becoming mixed with ice pellets, then changing to snow later this afternoon. Total snow amounts of 10 to 15 cm are possible by the time the snow ends sometime on Tuesday morning.

Hazardous travelling conditions are expected, and motorists should allow extra time to reach their destination.

Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots will become icy, slippery and hazardous. Poor weather conditions may contribute to transportation delays.

Freezing Rain Warnings are issued when rain falling in sub-zero temperatures creates ice build-up and icy surfaces.

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required, so stay tuned to your local media or Weatheradio. Email reports of severe weather to storm.ontario@ec.gc.ca or tweet with the hashtag #ONStorm.

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