Special weather statement in effect for:
Wawa – Pukaskwa Park
White River – Dubreuilville
Significant snowfall on tap Thursday through Friday.
Snow is expected to move into areas near Lake Superior Thursday morning and continue into Friday. Total snowfall amounts of 15 to 25 cm are possible. The heaviest snowfall is most likely from Thursday afternoon until Friday morning.
Travel conditions along Highway 17 between Nipigon and Wawa will likely become hazardous due to accumulating snow and very low visibility. Motorists should consider changing travel plans accordingly.
The area is being monitored for potential snowfall warnings. At this point, it appears that the town of Wawa may receive lesser amounts than areas farther west.