Special Weather Statement Rainfall Warning

Environment Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement for Barrie and some sorrounding areas. The majority of the heavy rain will come between 6 and 8 with some stronger cells arriving around 9:30. As of 4pm, we have already seen minor flooding on sideroads. With the low temperatures and more rain coming you can assume there will be flooding. Below is the official statement from Environment Canada. Summary Mild temperatures and potentially heavy rain today and tonight. Periods of rain, heavy at times, are expected to begin this morning and continue tonight. Rainfall amounts in the 15 to 25 mm range are expected by early Friday morning. A few isolated thunderstorms are also possible today and tonight. The heavy rain will combine with mild temperatures near 7 degrees Celsius to produce potentially significant snowmelt and localized ponding on streets and other low lying areas. The heavy rain and mild temperatures are associated with a strong Colorado low that…

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Significant Wind Warning for Barrie

Environment Canada has issued both a Wind warning and a Snow Squall watch for Barrie. Very strong southwesterly winds with gusts of 100 to 110 km/h will begin around noon and be accompanied by a sharp arctic cold front. Wind gusts of 120 km/h are possible in areas along the shores of Lake Ontario. The damaging winds will persist into this evening, but will gradually start to weaken overnight. Power outages are very possible. We also recommend removing items around your outside home that could pose flight risk. 🚨 💨 #ONStorm #barriewindwarning #barrieweather #barrie

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Barrie Freezing Rain Warning

EnvironmentCanada has issued a Freezing Rain warning for Barrie and the following areas: #Barrie #NewTecumseth #Essa #Innisfil #Caledon #DufferinCounty #YorkRegion Freezing rain will likely occur this evening in these regions. A significant amount of rain is expected to move into the area this evening. A few hours of freezing rain is possible before changing to rain. More can be expected in higher areas such as Dundalk. Surfaces will be slippery so take precautions if travelling!

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Barrie Snow Squall Warning December 6th

Snow Squall for Barrie There is currently a snow squall warning ⚠️ for Barrie and the surrounding area. We may see up to 15cm with reduced visibility. If you must travel be sure to allot extra time and give some space to vehicles 🚘 around you! Anne St and Leacock seemed to be really bad with drivers stopped with their hazards on. Be extea careful around hills and bends. What kind of weather are you experiencing?  ❄️ 💨 🌧 #ONStorm #barrie #barrieweather

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