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Severe Weather Alerts - Ottawa, Ontario

  • Freezing Rain Warning

    Freezing Rain Warning in effect until 7:46 PM EST. Source: Environment Canada

OTTAWA NORTH - KANATA - ORLÉANS:


Freezing rain early Sunday morning possibly lasting until midday then strong winds with snow and blowing snow Sunday afternoon into Monday morning.

Precipitation associated with a winter storm may begin as snow or ice pellets tonight then is forecast to quickly change to freezing rain late overnight or early Sunday morning. A transition to rain is then expected before a change back to snow Sunday late in the day.

In addition, westerly wind gusts to 80 or 90 km/h are possible Sunday night into Monday resulting in poor visibility in blowing snow.

Travel may become hazardous due to slippery conditions on untreated surfaces.

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Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots will become icy, slippery and hazardous.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.


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OTTAWA SOUTH - RICHMOND - METCALFE:


Freezing rain early Sunday morning possibly lasting until midday then strong winds with snow and blowing snow Sunday afternoon into Monday morning.

Precipitation associated with a winter storm may begin as snow or ice pellets tonight then is forecast to quickly change to freezing rain late overnight or early Sunday morning. A transition to rain is then expected before a change back to snow Sunday late in the day.

In addition, westerly wind gusts to 80 or 90 km/h are possible Sunday night into Monday resulting in poor visibility in blowing snow.

Travel may become hazardous due to slippery conditions on untreated surfaces.

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Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots will become icy, slippery and hazardous.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.