Local snowfall amounts up to 25 cm possible Wednesday

Snow squall watch in effect for:

  • Espanola – Killarney
  • Manitoulin Island

Lake effect snow squalls expected Wednesday.

Lake effect flurries and local snow squalls are expected to develop Wednesday midday and persist through Thursday morning. Local snowfall accumulations of 15 to 25 cm will be possible overnight with an additional 5 centimetres possible Thursday before the squalls move out of the area.

Snow squall warnings will likely be required.

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 ONstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.