Snow Storm Could Drop 15cm by Wednesday Afternoon

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A potent Alberta Clipper will track across central Lake Huron on Wednesday bringing heavy snow and accumulations of 10-15 cm. Accumulating snow will cause poor driving conditions, and impact the commute Wednesday morning.

Weather advisory in effect for:

  • Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island

Winter Weather Travel Advisory in effect for overnight and Wednesday morning.

Snow, heavy at times. Total amounts of 10 to 15 cm are expected by midday Wednesday.

Southern portions of Algoma District including Sault Ste. Marie and Elliot Lake. This includes sections of the following highways:
-Highway 17
-Highway 129
-Highway 108

Overnight tonight through Wednesday morning. The heaviest snowfall is expected from about 6:00 A.M. to 10:00 A.M.

Motorists should allow extra time to reach their destination. If visibility is reduced while driving, slow down, watch for tail lights ahead and be prepared to stop.