A low strain system shifting into the area from throughout the Nice Lakes might convey heavy snow to the Ottawa space Wednesday night time, Surroundings Canada says.
The company issued a particular climate assertion Tuesday afternoon pointing to the potential for 10 to 15 centimetres of snow in Jap and Central Ontario. It additionally stated it could possibly be issuing snowfall warnings in some areas, indicating greater than 15 centimetres of snowfall inside 12 hours.
The particular climate assertion covers Ottawa North, Kanata, Orléans, Ottawa South, Richmond and Metcalfe.
In the meantime, Ottawa space residents can count on to get up Wednesday to potential freezing drizzle, switching to snow flurries with about two centimetres accumulation throughout the day. The excessive temperature Wednesday shall be zero, dropping right down to –5 Wednesday night time.
Thursday is anticipated to be cloudy with a excessive of –6, with skies clearing in a single day and the low plunging to a frosty –19.
Friday shall be sunny and chilly and there’s extra snow predicted for the weekend.