A snow squall is expected this afternoon along a sharp cold front.

Brief, but heavy snow and blowing snow is expected as this cold front passes southeastward through the area. The cold front is expected to be over Kapuskasing near noon and reach Chapleau and Timmins near 4:00 P.M. EST.

Snowfall accumulations up to 5 centimetres are possible by the time the cold front passes.

Travel may be hazardous due to sudden changes in the weather.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.

Tonight the flurries will end, it’s still going to be cold though. You can expect a low of minus 31 feeling like minus 40 overnight. Tomorrow, mainly sunny with a high of minus 22 feeling like minus 40 in the morning, and minus 30 in the afternoon. For your Thursday night, expect some clear skies with a low of minus 34.

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