The snow is expected to continue to fall until Monday.
CORNWALL, Ontario - The Cornwall region can expect significant snowfall for the weekend with as much as 20-25 centimetres expected to fall between Friday night an Monday morning.
Environment Canada has issued as Snowfall Warning for the Cornwall and SD&G area as a sginificant amount of snow is expected over a fairly short period of time.
Sunday is expected to be the heaviest day with snow starting in the afternoon and continuing until Monday morning.
The colder temperatures that started on Friday are expected to continue throughout the weekend as well, with things getting a little warmer on Sunday.
"Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions," the Environment Canada Warning reads. "Prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become difficult to navigate due to accumulating snow. If visibility is reduced while driving, turn on your lights and maintain a safe following distance. Public Safety Canada encourages everyone to make an emergency plan and get an emergency kit with drinking water, food, medicine, a first-aid kit and a flashlight."
CORNWALL, Ontario – On Tues. Feb. 7, local MP, Guy Lauzon was honoured to rise in the House of Commons to announce that his office would be the first Member of Parliament office to be recognized as a Dementia Friendly Community.