Alerts for: Beauce

Warnings

7:32 PM EST Monday 22 January 2018
Freezing rain warning in effect for:

  • Lac-Etchemin area
  • Saint-Georges-de-Beauce area
  • Sainte-Marie-de-Beauce area

Freezing rain is expected to begin this evening over Southwestern Quebec and continue on Tuesday. Significant freezing precipitation amounts of 10 to 15 millimetres are possible, particularly over the St. Lawrence River Valley and the Ottawa River Valley.

Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots will become icy, slippery and hazardous. Consider postponing non-essential travel until conditions improve. Ice build-up may cause tree branches to break.

Freezing rain warnings are issued when rain falling in sub-zero temperatures creates ice build-up and icy surfaces.

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

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