Sioux Lookout – Pickle Lake – Freezing Rain Warning

Weather Alert

PICKLE LAKE – SIOUX LOOKOUT – There is a freezing rain warning in effect for parts of Northwestern Ontario. Environment Canada has issued the warning this morning.

If you are flying today out of Sioux Lookout or Pickle Lake contact your airline to check on flight status.

6:01 AM EST Wednesday 19 December 2018
Freezing rain warning in effect for:

  • Pickle Lake – Cat Lake
  • Sioux Lookout – Eastern Lac Seul

Some freezing rain likely today.

Intermittent freezing rain is expected to affect portions of Northwestern Ontario today. Slippery conditions are likely in some areas as a result.

The freezing rain is expected to change to snow later today.

Freezing rain warnings are issued when rain falling in sub-zero temperatures creates ice build-up and icy surfaces.