Snow, Freezing Rain ‘Likely’

Alerts for: Niagara


POSTED: 3:27 PM EDT Saturday 02 April 2016, Environment Canada
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Niagara Falls – Welland – Southern Niagara Region
  • St. Catharines – Grimsby – Northern Niagara Region

Snow heavy at times and freezing rain are likely from Sunday night to Monday morning.

Current indications suggest that areas from southern Lake Huron southeastward to Lake Erie and western Lake Ontario could receive between 5 and 15 cm of snow by Monday morning. Areas along the southern fringe of this swath could see several hours of freezing rain but would likely receive lesser snowfall amounts near 5 cm.

It should be noted that there is still some uncertainty regarding the exact location of the heaviest snow and the freezing rain.

Environment Canada meteorologists will continue to closely monitor this developing situation closely. As the details become more certain, warnings may be issued.

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

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