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Snowfall expected to begin Monday morning

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Snowfall expected to begin Monday morning

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement saying that snowfall amounts of 8 to 12 cm possible is expected to begin in South Niagara Monday morning Jan. 29/2018. “A cold front currently moving southwards across southern Ontario is expected to stall over the lower Great Lakes tonight,” the statement said. “This frontal system is […]

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Public Health issues extreme cold alert

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Public Health issues extreme cold alert

Niagara Region Public Health has issued an extreme cold alert Saturday Jan. 13/2018, temperatures are expected to fall to below -15 C overnight. They aren’t expected to rise above -15 C until Monday. “The Extreme Cold Weather Alert is intended to mobilize outreach workers and community agencies, recommend precautions for the general public during extreme […]

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Significant snowfall expected for Friday

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Significant snowfall expected for Friday

Environment Canada issued a special weather statement Thursday Jan. 11/2018 calling for icy conditions late Friday with a significant snowfall expected for Friday night. “A very strong cold front will cross Niagara Friday morning and Eastern Ontario Friday afternoon,” the statement said. “Rain will quickly transition to snow, with a risk of brief freezing rain […]

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Snow expected for Monday commute

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Snow expected for Monday commute

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement Sunday Jan. 7/2018 saying that about 10 cm of snow is expected for the South Niagara region to fall overnight and into Monday. “Snow is expected to overspread all of southern Ontario from west to east tonight and then taper off from west to east Monday,” the […]

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Extreme cold alert issued for Niagara

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Extreme cold alert issued for Niagara

Expected cold temperatures combined with cold wind create extreme conditions Environment Canada and the Niagara Region have issued extreme cold alerts as the temperature expected to drop severely starting Thursday evening Jan. 4/2018 until Saturday Jan. 6/2018. “Temperatures will fall rapidly this evening to reach lows near -20° C Celsius,” the most recent alert from […]

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Extreme cold snap expected starting Thursday

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Extreme cold snap expected starting Thursday

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for South Niagara calling for an extreme cold snap expected to start from late Thursday through Saturday. “A bitterly cold northwesterly flow will develop over southern Ontario Thursday,” the statement said.  “Extreme cold warning criteria of minus 30 is expected to be met in many places Thursday […]

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