Significant snowfall expected Monday night

Nick Seebruch
Significant snowfall expected Monday night
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CORNWALL and SD&G, Ontario – Environment Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement for Cornwall and the United Counties of SD&G.

“Snow associated with an approaching low pressure system is expected to move into Eastern Ontario this evening and persist into Tuesday morning. Some areas may see snowfall amounts of 5 to 10 cm,” the Statement reads. “Snow may be accompanied by ice pellets this evening and overnight before changing to scattered showers Tuesday morning. There is also a risk of freezing rain during the changeover.”

Snow is expected to begin at around 7 p.m. Monday night according to The Weather Network, before turning into a mix of snow and rain at around 7 a.m. Tuesday morning.

Temperatures throughout the day on Monday will feel between -21 and -15 with the windshill factor before rising above zero on Tuesday to around plus four.

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