4:48 AM EST Wednesday 06 February 2019
Special weather statement in effect for:
Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island
Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay
A wintry mix expected beginning Thursday afternoon.
Snow or ice pellets along with a risk of freezing rain will begin Thursday afternoon and taper off early Friday morning. Snowfall and ice pellet accumulations will vary widely but could reach up to 10 centimetres by the time it ends Friday morning.
Hazardous winter travelling conditions are expected Thursday through Friday morning. Motorists should exercise caution and expect longer travel times.
Environment and Climate Change Canada will continue to monitor this developing situation closely.