Big Snow Expected Monday


5:19 AM EST Saturday 20 January 2018
Special weather statement in effect for:

Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island
Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay
Significant snow developing Monday and continuing Monday night and Tuesday.

A developing Colorado low is forecast to cross the lower Great Lakes for the start of the work week.

Snow is forecast to spread across portions of Northeastern Ontario later on Monday and intensify Monday night before tapering off later on Tuesday. Significant accumulations of 15 to 25 centimetres seem likely at this juncture. Some freezing rain is also possible for Manitoulin and possibly the North Bay area. This storm will impact travel across a significant area from Sault Ste. Marie to North Bay to Temagami.

Listen for updated statements. Winter storm or snowfall warnings will likely be issued as the event approaches.

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