Special Weather Statement issued as freezing rain 'threatening' Toronto

Feb 19 2019, 1:14 pm

Just when you thought we might enjoy a week without more brutal winter weather, think again.

Environment Canada issued a Special Weather Statement Tuesday morning, as freezing rain is expected to ‘threaten’ the city Wednesday evening.

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According to the weather agency, freezing rain is expected to affect southern Ontario tomorrow evening as another large low-pressure system brewing over the southern plains makes its way towards the Great Lakes.

Snow will arrive Wednesday afternoon, then quickly change over to freezing rain by the evening before it changes to occasional rain or drizzle by Thursday morning as temperatures edge above zero degrees.

The weather agency is warning that untreated surfaces may become icy and slippery and travel may be affected.

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Environment Canada