Thunder Bay is expecting about 5cm of snow this evening, scheduled to begin around 8 pm. Old man winter will make a short-lived return, as the snow is expected to turn into rain by the morning.
East of Thunder Bay is a different story tho, some parts of the region between Nipigon and Marathon will see snowfall amounts as high as 15cm, according to Environment Canada. Here is their weather statement detailing what to expect from the winter blast.
Special weather statement in effect for:
Marathon – Schreiber
Nipigon – Rossport
Snowfall of 10 to 15 cm possible tonight into Tuesday morning.
Snow is expected to begin this evening over regions to the north of Lake Superior. The snow will transition to rain Tuesday afternoon as temperatures rise above the zero degree mark. Total snowfall amounts of 10 cm are likely with local amounts up to 15 cm possible.
The snowfall may have a significant impact on transportation. Motorists are urged to exercise caution.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet reports using #ONStorm.
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