Cool, blustery weather heading into the weekend
Expect a cool, blustery couple of days heading into the first full weekend of December.
Environment Canada is calling for a mainly cloudy Thursday with a 40 per cent chance of flurries in the morning and early afternoon. The wind will gust up to 40 kilometres per hour.
The temperature will stay steady near -1 C, with the wind chill making it feel more like -9 C.
Thursday night, the temperature is expected to drop to a low of -8 C, with the wind letting up.
Friday, more snow: a 60 per cent chance of flurries in the morning, with a high of -3 C and a wind chill of -11 C.
Saturday, expect a mix of sun and cloud with a 30 per cent chance of flurries and a high of -7 C.
All elementary schools in the Ottawa-Carleton District School Board will be closed Monday as elementary teachers hold a one-day walkout.
A 44-year-old man is dead after his snowmobile crashed into a tree near Algonquin Park on Saturday.
An Ottawa woman says she feels lucky to have escaped injury after a close call involving falling ice at a Tim Hortons drive-thru.