KAWARTHA LAKES-Environment Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement For Kawartha Lakes and Peterborough.
Special weather statement in effect for:
- Lindsay – Southern Kawartha Lakes
- Peterborough City – Lakefield – Southern Peterborough County
A messy mix of wintry precipitation, as well as strong winds, is expected Monday into Monday night. Officials say precipitation will likely begin as snow Monday afternoon or early Monday evening before transitioning to ice pellets or freezing rain Monday night.
Untreated surfaces may become icy and slippery. The Monday evening commute may be significantly impacted.
In addition to the wintry precipitation, strong winds gusting up to 70 km/h are also expected Monday into Monday night. Local power outages are possible.
There remains uncertainty as to the exact timing and location of the snow and wintry mix of precipitation. Winter weather travel advisories may be required as the event draws nearer.