Winter Storm Update – Ignace Nov 18/16 05:00CST

Snowfall Warning
Snowfall Warning

Ignace – Weather – The Winter Storm Warning for Ignace continues Friday morning. However east of Ignace, into Dryden there are no alerts in effect.

Environment Canada is calling for as much as 35cm of snow for Ignace today. That will have a serious impact on travel on area roads and highways. Caution and winter road preparation are highly recommended.

Winter storm warning in effect for:

  • Ignace – English River

Hazardous winter conditions are expected.

20 to 35 cm of snow and blowing snow are expected today.

The snow has begun across areas west of Lake Superior and move into areas north of Superior this morning. The snow is expected to become heavy at times this afternoon and continue into the evening. Latest indications suggest that most regions will receive 20 to 35 cm of snow by Saturday morning.

In addition, strong and gusty northerly winds will generate blowing snow reducing visibilities.

Rapidly accumulating snow could make travel difficult over some locations. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. Take extra care when walking or driving in affected areas.