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Freezing rain on the way for Halton

Freezing rain on the way for Halton

Environment Canada issued the alert at 1:41 p.m. Saturday warning of freezing rain for Hamilton, Waterloo Region, Wellington County, Niagara Region, Brant County and Halton. Snow will end Sunday evening.

Environment Canada says the rest of the night will be relatively calm with a lull in precipitation before another disturbance moves into the region early Sunday morning. It's expected the rain will then change back over to snow in some areas by early Sunday, according to the forecast.

The weather agency says up to 10 millimetres of freezing rain is expected for those areas this weekend.




For a more comprehensive look at weather conditions in the GTA, here's a detailed analysis. Snow mixed with ice pellets may accumulate 2cm to 5cm by Sunday morning before changing to freezing rain.

The rain will develop near the US border before heading north to Montreal, the North Shore and the Centre-du-Qu├ębec region.


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