Special weather statement warning of a weekend of freezing rain in Niagara

Another spring special weather statement for the Niagara Region. 

Environment Canada warning of freezing rain this weekend. 

The weather office says rain ahead of a slow moving system is expected to change to freezing rain Saturday afternoon.

Periods of freezing rain will continue into Sunday morning before changing back to rain, which could be heavy at times.

Some places could see significant amounts of freezing rain.

The freezing rain combined with gusty northeast winds may result in power outages.

Flooding may become a threat in some areas later Sunday or Sunday night.