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Extreme cold warning issued for South Niagara

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Extreme cold warning issued for South Niagara

Environment Canada issued an extreme cold warning for South Niagara on Tuesday, Jan. 29/2019, which will last through till Friday morning. “A frigid arctic air mass and strong winds will result in wind chill values of minus 30 to minus 35 tonight through to Friday morning,” the warning said. “Cold arctic air will settle over […]

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Significant snow possible for Monday

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Significant snow possible for Monday

Environment Canada has issued a weather statement for Monday, Jan. 28/2019, saying that a significant snowfall is possible. “Snow, at times heavy, will develop later Monday morning and persist into Monday night. Total snowfall amounts of 10 to 15 cm are possible by late Monday night,” the statement says. “This snow is associated with an […]

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Winter weather travel advisory in effect

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Winter weather travel advisory in effect

Winter Weather Travel Advisory in effect for overnight Saturday, Jan. 26/2019, into Sunday morning. Lake effect flurries extending northeastward from Lake Erie are expected to strengthen overnight. Total snowfall accumulations of 5 to 10 cm are possible by the time the snow ends on Sunday morning. Sudden reduced visibility is likely due to heavy snow. […]

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Dramatic weather warning for South Niagara

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Dramatic weather warning for South Niagara

Snow and freezing rain tonight, Jan. 22/2019, into Wednesday then a brief thaw with strong winds and rain. A Colorado low will track northeast across Lake Huron and Georgian Bay Wednesday, bringing a dramatic change in weather with it. A band of snow will move through the regions tonight with most areas getting 2 to […]

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Winter storm conditions continue tonight

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Winter storm conditions continue tonight

Conditions throughout Niagara Region expected to worsen overnight Snow at times heavy and blowing snow will continue this evening, Saturday, Jan. 19/2019, and begin to taper off late tonight or early Sunday morning. Additional snowfall accumulations of 10 to 20 cm are expected. Amounts will be considerably less for areas north of Hamilton and Burlington. […]

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Extreme cold weather alert for Sunday

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Extreme cold weather alert for Sunday

Niagara Region press release – An Extreme Cold Weather Alert will go into effect on on Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, as temperatures are expected to drop below -15 C. The Extreme Cold Weather Alert is intended to mobilize outreach workers and community agencies, recommend precautions for the general public during extreme cold weather, and offer information […]

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