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Wednesday weather: Freezing rain warning issued for Montreal

Wednesday weather: Freezing rain warning issued for Montreal

Snow accumulations will range around 1-3 inches, with the most falling in our northern counties.

In all areas of Ontario, these special weather statements include freezing rain, which is expected to last for several hours.

Snow associated with a trough will continue tonight with several centimetres by Wednesday morning.

Commuters should be prepared for slick road conditions on their Tuesday morning drive to work, according to the National Weather Service. The snow will gradually change over to a period of freezing rain later tonight.

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As the temperature rises, so will the winds, which could gust to 70-80 km/h later in the day. Lows Thursday night drop down into the upper teens.

Friday looks bitterly cold with temperatures steady in the single digits with a few local flurries & snow showers possible with clouds/sun mixed (mainly from Lake Michigan). Lighter amounts are likely toward Racine and Kenosha, where more sleet and rain mixes in. Temperatures will also be on the decline by the weekend in the middle 20s to lower 30s.

Saturday - Mostly cloudy; frigid. Keep it tuned to WWJ Newsradio 950 for the latest forecast during traffic and weather, every 10 minutes on the 8s.

Very risky conditions for travel/outdoor activity will exist across northeast IL into northwest IN for the next 24-hours with icy conditions under foot as well as on cold surfaces and vegetation.


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