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Winter Weather Travel Advisory In Effect For Kawartha Lakes

KAWARTHA LAKES-AWinter weather travel advisory is in effect for this afternoon and tonight in Kawartha Lakes. This winter weather travel advisory has been upgraded from a Special Weather Statement that was previously in effect.

Officials say we could get 5 to 10 cm of snow, with locally higher amounts possible, causing reduced visibility in areas of heavier snow.

The storm is expected to begin this afternoon and end early Saturday morning with light snow is expected to begin this afternoon, but should intensify in the evening. The snow will taper off from west to east late tonight or early Saturday morning. Motorists should expect hazardous winter driving conditions and adjust travel plans accordingly. Poor weather conditions may contribute to transportation delays. Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions.

Slow down driving in slippery conditions. Watch for taillights ahead and maintain a safe following distance. For road conditions and other traveller information from the Ministry of Transportation, visit ontario.ca/511, twitter.com/511Ontario, or call 5-1-1.

 

 

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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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