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Snowfall warning issued for Timmins and area

Total snowfall amounts of 15 cm possible by late Thursday afternoon
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Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Little Abitibi - Kesagami Lake
  • Timmins - Cochrane - Iroquois Falls

Widespread snowfall will develop overnight and into Thursday.

A developing low pressure system will bring significant snowfall to the region overnight into Thursday, with total snowfall amounts of 15 cm possible by late Thursday afternoon.

The heaviest snow is expected to fall Thursday morning for areas near Lake Superior and during the afternoon for areas closer to the Ontario-Quebec border. Visibilities may be suddenly reduced in heavier snow.

Environment and Climate Change Canada is closely monitoring the situation and will issue additional messages as required.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to or tweet reports using #ONStorm.