***February 23, 2022 - UPDATE - Please be advised that the Significant Weather Event declared on February 22nd has ended.***
Please be advised that the Township of McNab/Braeside has declared a Significant Weather Event, effective immediately and until further notice, that will impact travel and services throughout the municipality. This declaration is made pursuant to Ontario Regulation 239/02, Minimum Maintenance Standards for Municipal Highways.
Please continue to monitor alerts from Environment Canada regarding the Freezing Rain Warning in effect for our area:
Prolonged period of freezing rain expected.
Hazards:Significant ice accretion amounts of 5 to 10 mm possible due to freezing rain.
Timing:Today and tonight.
Discussion: Freezing rain, occasionally mixed with ice pellets, is expected throughout the day today and into tonight.
Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots will become icy, slippery and hazardous. Utility outages may occur.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@ec.gc.ca
or tweet reports using #ONStorm.