November 12, 2022 at 3:07 pm
Residents of southern Huron County will get their first real taste of winter on Saturday night.
Environment Canada has issued a blizzard watch for Goderich, Bluewater and Southern Huron counties.
Heavy snow showers and blizzards will start on Saturday night and continue into Monday morning, with up to 4cm of snow falling every hour.
Residents could have 15cm to 25cm of fresh snow on the ground by early Monday.
Motorists may experience reduced visibility and roads may be snow-covered and slippery. Environment Canada recommends postponing non-essential travel until conditions improve.
Environment Canada issues a blizzard warning when conditions are favorable for the formation of a snow belt that could produce heavy snowfall or near-zero visibility.