The calendar says Spring, but it will looks and feels like Winter in Ottawa today.
A Special Weather Statement has been issued for Ottawa-Gatineau, Renfrew, Pembroke, Barry’s Bay, Prescott and Russell.
The Environment of Canada says, At times, Heavy snow and bring ruin is expected for areas along the Quebec border today.
Total snowfall accumulations of 10 to 15 cm is possible like winters came again.
There is also a risk of snow and freezing rain.
The record for greatest snowfall in Ottawa on April 9 is 4.2 cm, set back in 2000.
A Freezing Rain Warning has been issued for areas south of Ottawa, including:-
Ottawa South, Richmond and Metcalfe.
Brockville and Prescott.
Smiths Falls, Perth, Eastern Lanark County.
Merrickville, Wolfford and Kemptville.
Westport and Charleston Lake.
Maxville and Alexandria.
Winchester and Newington.
Morrisburg and Long Sault.
Canada Environment says, a few hours of freezing rain and snow is expected before the precipitation changes to snow later today. Some areas will see “several centimetres of snow.” so, it can be big problem for the canadaian people, because there are so many chances of heavy snow and freezing rain. It looks difficult for the people,Hence it means how they will handle these all types problems.Nut work is going on forecasting in Canada.