Environment Canada issues frost advisory for Toronto

Apr 30 2021, 1:31 pm

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.

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.

Environment Canada

Happy May, Toronto.

Zoe DemarcoZoe Demarco

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