A special weather statement in effect for:
- Bracebridge - Gravenhurst
- Huntsville - Baysville
- Deep River - Whitney - Eastern Algonquin Park,
Snow begins tonight through Monday afternoon or evening with total snowfall amounts of 5 to 15 cm.
It could be heavy at times, which could significantly reduce visibilities. Local blowing snow at times, due to winds gusting up to 60 km/h.
North Bay will largely escape the storm with a 40 per cent chance of flurries early in the morning. Periods of snow begin in the morning with local amount 2 to 4 cm. Wind becoming north 30 km/h gusting to 50 in the morning.
A low-pressure system tracking south of the Great Lakes will bring significant snowfall to portions of southern Ontario. There remains some uncertainty to the exact snowfall amounts across the region, however, snow may fall heavy at times and impact travel on Monday. Additionally, local blowing snow is possible Monday afternoon and evening with gusty northerly to northwesterly winds.
Rapidly accumulating snow will make travel difficult, especially during the Monday morning commute. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become difficult to navigate due to accumulating snow.
Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow and local blowing snow.