Winter storm expected to hit Renfrew County Sunday
A winter storm looks to be on its way to Renfrew County.
Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement expecting the winter storm to make its way to the region Sunday afternoon.
The special weather statement was issued for the following areas:
- Barry's Bay - Killaloe
- Petawawa - Pembroke - Cobden
The weather agency expects 10 to 25 cm of snow to fall, with strong winds between 60 to 70 km/h.
There is also a risk of heavy and freezing rain for some areas.
Hazardous travel conditions are also expected.
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