Travelling across the GTA will be a very little demanding Tuesday as Ecosystem Canada challenges a freezing rain warning.
The precipitation is anticipated to start on Jan. 16, with snow forecasted to fall at night time. Atmosphere Canada metrologist Geoff Coulson explained to the Star that he does not anticipate large snowfall amounts. “The versions are various. Perhaps a couple centimetres, probably two or 3 centimetres regionally in some spots, but it does not seem like a significant snowfall at this place.”
Depending on the temperature overnight, some parts could get freezing rain as an alternative of snow, in accordance to Coulson.
“We have a heat front approaching and that heat entrance is what is assisting induce the precipitation,” Coulson said. “The problem is most of it will slide as snow but there is still, overnight tonight, a threat of some freezing rain developing as perfectly. That could also bump down the snow quantities in some spots.”
The freezing rain is envisioned to get started Tuesday morning, impacting commuters. Environment Canada is warning of a number of millimetres of ice accumulating on untreated roadways.
The agency is advising motorists to alter their velocity for slippery ailments.
The freezing rain is envisioned to adjust into just mild rain about midday. There’s a 60 for each cent chance that showers will also slide at night on Jan. 17. The two the high and low on that day will be 4 C.
The precipitation will go on on Jan. 18, only this time in the variety of just rain. There is a 30 for every cent opportunity of showers alongside with clouds. The significant is predicted to be 4 C with a reduced of -1 C.
Both snow or rain is predicted on Jan. 19, each for the duration of the working day and night time. The substantial is predicted to be 1 C and the very low is expected to be -2 C.
The opportunity of snow proceeds on Jan. 20, with a 60 for each cent prospect of flurries through the working day. The large will be C and the minimal -7 C.
Like on Jan. 14 and 15, the solar is expected to make a further look this approaching weekend. It will be a blend of sun and clouds throughout the day on Jan. 21, with a large of -1 C and a reduced of -5 C.
A blend of sun and clouds is also predicted on Jan. 22, with a substantial of C.
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