Alerts for: Geraldton - Manitouwadge - Hornepayne
4:59 PM EST Saturday 22 November 2014
Winter storm warning in effect for:
- Geraldton - Longlac - Caramat
- Manitouwadge - Hornepayne
- Nakina - Aroland - Pagwa
Hazardous winter conditions are expected.
A low pressure system developing over the southwestern United States will track rapidly northeastward and deepen to bring a winter storm to portions of northern Ontario.
Periods of snow will change to periods of freezing rain over most places Sunday morning and then change to snow, at times heavy, early Monday. Freezing rain amounts averaging about 5 mm can be expected, followed by 15 cm or more of snow on Monday. Strong northerly winds on Monday will cause blowing snow.
Icy roads can be expected Sunday due to the freezing rain, with travel conditions further deteriorating by Monday in the snow and blowing snow.
Please refer to the latest public forecasts for further details.
Winter Storm Warnings are issued when multiple types of severe winter weather are expected to occur together.
Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required, so stay tuned to your local media or Weatheradio. Email reports of severe weather to email@example.com or tweet with the hashtag #ONStorm.
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