Alerts for: Eastern Townships
11:04 AM EST Thursday 29 January 2015
Special weather statement in effect for:
- Eastern Townships
Snow today and tomorrow.
A low pressure system from the Great Lakes will bring snowfalls over
The province of Quebec by Friday. Snow has already started over
Western Quebec and will spread eastward today and tonight.
Regions located north of the Ottawa and St Lawrence valleys as well
As in the Saguenay area and the Appalachians will receive 10 to 15
Centimetres of snow. The snow could be heavier locally over higher
Terrain. In the wake of this system, brisk winds will give blowing
Snow in the most exposed areas.
Travel conditions will begin to deteriorate late today in the
Laurentians and Friday morning over Central Quebec. Visibilities will
Be reduced in heavy snow or blowing snow. Untreated roads will become
Covered in snow and could be slippery.
The public is advised to monitor future forecasts and warnings as warnings may be required or extended.
Please monitor the latest forecasts and warnings from Environment Canada at www.weatheroffice.gc.ca.
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