Winter Travel Advisory Issued

Winter Driving Road

Weather advisory in effect for:

Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay
Winter Weather Travel Advisory in effect for tonight.

Rain is expected to transition to lake effect snow off of Lake Superior this evening. The snow may be heavy at times with the heaviest snow falling late this evening and overnight. Total snowfall amounts of 5 cm are expected over areas near Lake Superior, however, significantly higher amounts of 10 to 15 cm are expected inland from Lake Superior and over higher terrain.

Travel is expected to be difficult due to rapidly accumulating snow as well as reduced visibility in blowing snow over some areas.