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Winter Weather Travel Advisory Issued For Kawartha Lakes

KAWARTHA LAKES-A Winter weather travel advisory is in effect for Kawartha Lakes.

Officials say there could be a short duration of heavy snowfall today with reduced visibility at times. Total snowfall accumulations of 5 to 10 cm is possible with peak snowfall rates of 2 to 4 cm per hour this afternoon and evening.

An area of heavy snow will push through the region during the afternoon and early evening hours today. The majority of snowfall accumulations may fall within just a few hours due to high snowfall rates. Heavy snow will taper to light flurries through the evening. Travel may be hazardous due to sudden changes in the weather. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow.

There may be a significant impact on the drive home from work. Take extra care when walking or driving in affected areas.




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Pamela Vanmeer
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Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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