Highway 17 Closed from Wawa to Batchawana Bay Due to Road Conditions

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Highway Closure

Snowfall Warning in Effect

THUNDER BAY – Roads Update – Highway 17 has been closed due to poor winter driving conditions.

As of 10:55 am highway is still closed.

The highway has been closed overnight.

Snowfall warning in effect for:

  • Wawa – Pukaskwa Park

Significant snow expected today with snowfall totals of 15 to 20 centimetres expected.

Significant reduction in visibilities due to snow at times heavy and blowing snow. Snowfall rates of 1 to 2 cm per hour are possible.