Winter Storm Warning For Wawa – White River


Winter storm warning in effect for:

Wawa – Pukaskwa Park
White River – Dubreuilville

Major winter storm continues into Saturday. Dangerous travel conditions are expected.

Snow, heavy at times, with total snowfall amounts of 30 to 50 cm. Locally higher amounts are possible.
Gusty northeasterly winds resulting in blowing snow which could reduce visibility to near zero at times.

Snow, heavy at times, and blowing snow is expected to last into Saturday and will taper off Saturday evening.

Widespread snow, heavy at times, and strong northeasterly winds continue to affect the area. Snow will quickly accumulate and visibility may be reduced to near zero at times, especially with any blowing snow. Significant travel delays and road closures are likely.

Consider postponing non-essential travel until conditions improve. 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. For information on emergency plans and kits go to Make sure your civic address sign is visible, and the entrance to your home remains clear. Emergency responders can’t help you if they can’t find you.


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