Environment Canada has issued a frost advisory for the City of Toronto.
The weather statement was posted on Friday afternoon and warns that frost is expected tonight as temperatures plummet to nearly 0°C.
The frost should come to an end on Saturday morning as temperatures gradually warm.
“Cover up plants, especially those in frost-prone areas,” Environment Canada said. “Take preventative measures to protect frost-sensitive plants and trees.”
“Frost may damage some crops in frost-prone areas.”
A special weather statement issued on Friday morning regarding “strong northwesterly winds” will remain in effect for the next few hours.
Environment Canada said gusts of 70 to 80 km/h are expected into Friday evening before gradually easing.
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According to the weather authority’s forecast, there’s a 30% chance of showers on Friday evening as well.
Rain is expected to continue throughout the weekend and will drench the city until at least Thursday.
Happy May, Toronto.