Severe Weather In Store For Halton

Published February 20, 2019 at 3:12 pm

Brace yourselves, Halton.

Brace yourselves, Halton.

A special weather statement has been issued for this evening (Feb. 20) for Oakville, Burlington, Halton Hills and Milton, with freezing rain expected this evening as a low pressure system from the Southern Plains moves towards the Great Lakes.

Expect snow around noon, which will change to freezing rain in the evening. This will then change to occasional rain or drizzle near midnight as the temperatures rise above the zero degree mark.

Everyone is encouraged to be wary of travel routes, and watch untreated surfaces as they may become icy and slippery.

Regular warnings for freezing rain may be issued as event draws closer.

Be sure to check Environment Canada for updated alerts and forecasts.

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