Special Weather Statement – Widespread snow starts tonight…

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Widespread accumulating snow likely tonight and Tuesday.
4:48 AM EST Monday 11 December 2017
Special weather statement in effect for:

Brockville – Prescott
Gananoque – Mallorytown
Merrickville-Wolford – Kemptville
Westport – Charleston Lake
Widespread accumulating snow likely tonight and Tuesday.

Snow associated with an Alberta Clipper forecast to cross Eastern Ontario. Snow is expected to begin tonight and taper off Tuesday night. A general snowfall of 10 to 15 cm appears likely at this time by Tuesday evening.

Although localized slightly higher amounts are possible, this snowfall event will stretch over a 24 to 36 hour period. Latest indications show that the snowfall warning threshold of 15 cm per 12 hours is not expected to be reached.

The snow will slowly taper off to flurries Tuesday night.

Poor winter driving conditions are expected. Untreated roads may become snow covered and slippery.

Environment Canada will continue to monitor this situation and update statements accordingly.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to [email protected] or tweet reports using #ONStorm.