Major Snowstorm Forecast to Hit South Eastern Ontario

Old man winter is expected to make his return to the Limestone City,  just in time for the weekend.

Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning and a special weather statement for the Kingston area.

Forecasters say the rain will change over to snow late this afternoon as a cold front moves in.

During this time, there is also a chance of brief freezing rain.

The snow will be heavy at times and is expected to continue until mid-day Saturday.

Snowfall amounts between 15 to 20 centimetres is expected.

As a result of the pending weather, all school bus transportation within the Kingston area was cancelled early Friday morning.