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Yes Yet Another Special Weather Statement!!!

No wait, there’s more…..yes more snow and winter weather to come. Environment Canada has issued this for your Tuesday, so please don’t shoot the messenger. Another blast of winter weather is expected today. Precipitation associated with a fast moving low

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Wait For It….Another Special Weather Statement For The Weekend!

Don’t shoot the messenger…..but another Special Weather Statement has been issued for the weekend bringing with it a mixed bag for the last weekend of February.  Okay here goes…. There’s a potential for freezing rain Saturday night into Sunday morning

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City Prepping For Snowmageddon

With Environment Canada calling for up to 40cms of snow starting later today, 5cms today, 25-30cms overnight and an additional 5cms tomorrow, city crews are getting ready for it. City road crews are preparing to plow and salt roads and

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Another Winter Storm Watch

If I had a dollar for every Winter Storm Warning or Watch, Special Weather Statement, Freezing Rain or Drizzle and the list goes on, so far this year I’ve said, I’d be rich. And now you can add another one

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Special Weather Statement

So right now we’re dealing with the Extreme Cold Warning and the trade off from that is this Special Weather Statement from Environment Canada. There will be more snow tonight and Wednesday with freezing rain possible Wednesday. A Colorado low

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Travel Advisory: Freezing Rain Possible Late Saturday

Environment Canada Special weather statement in effect for: Ottawa North – Kanata – Orléans Ottawa South – Richmond – Metcalfe Freezing rain possible late Saturday into Saturday night. Precipitation is expected to move into Eastern Ontario late in the day

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Significant Snowfall On The Way

Had to happen sometime.  More snowfall for the Ottawa-area, this time with significant accumulation.  Here’s the latest from Environment Canada: 4:21 AM EST Thursday 15 November 2018 Special weather statement in effect for: Ottawa North – Kanata – Orléans Ottawa

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Gatineau Parkway Network Has Closed For The Season

The Gatineau Park parkway network (Gatineau, Champlain, Fortune Lake and Philippe Lake parkways) has closing for the season. The National Capital Commission put the gates in place at 6 PM, on Friday. The early closure is a result of the

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Ready For Some White Stuff?

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement warning us that the first measurable snowfall event of the season could happen this weekend.  Here’s the latest: 4:48 AM EDT Friday 26 October 2018 Special weather statement in effect for: Ottawa

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Whole Lotta Rain!

It was a very hot and dry summer – until a few days ago!  The Ottawa-area is now experiencing record rainfall. There are reports of localized flooding, flash floods and large amounts of water pooling on the roads. This marks

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Supercell Confirmed Over Bourget Yesterday

Environment Canada has confirmed that a supercell passed over the village of Bourget on Monday night. Meteorologist Peter Kimbell examined a photograph of a large cloud formation hovering above church spires in Bourget — about 50 kms east of Ottawa,

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Steamy Long Weekend Ahead!

Summer arrives in a serious way in the capital region just in time for Canada’s 151st birthday celebrations. Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for the Ottawa-area.  Here’s what we can expect: 4:37 AM EDT Wednesday 27 June

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Here We Go Again!

The good news is we’re past the halfway point of winter. We’re going to add to our snowfall totals today.  Depending where you are the amounts could range from 5 to 15 cm.  Schoolbus transportation is cancelled this morning for

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Weather, Whether You Like It Or Not

January thaw maybe right now with 11 degrees but its short lived as today brings through a mixed bag of weather to look forward to….said no one ever 😉 First up for most of us, all according to Environment Canada,

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Wacky Winter Weather In The Capital

We’re all over the map when it  comes to the weather conditions in the Ottawa-area and Eastern Ontario!  Over Christmas we were stuck in the deep freeze.  Now we’re dealing with milder temperatures and freezing rain, which has resulted in

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