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How much snow fell yesterday

Snowfall at the Sault Ste. Marie Airport was recorded at 10.6 centimetres. See how we compare to other Ontario communities
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NEWS RELEASE
ENVIRONMENT CANADA
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A Colorado low tracked eastward over Lake Huron Saturday afternoon. this low-pressure system brought snow to just about all of Ontario starting Friday night through Saturday. Many areas also saw blowing snow as a result of strong wind gusts.

1. Summary of total snowfall amounts (in centimetres) received from Environment Canada and Nav Canda sources:

  • Marathon Airport - 30
  • Lake Superior Provincial Park - 23*
  • Thunder Bay Airport - 21
  • Wiarton Airport - 22
  • Ottawa Airport - 20 storm total (New daily snowfall record of 14.3 for January 18)
  • London Airport 17
  • Wawa 16
  • Ontario storm prediction centre 16
  • Kenora Airport 15
  • Fort Frances 15*
  • Bancroft 15*
  • Red Lake Airport 14 as of 6 p.m. CST Saturday
  • Parry Sound 14*
  • Pembroke 14*
  • Peterborough Trent University 13*
  • Big Trout Lake 13*
  • Pukaskwa 13*
  • Atikokan 13*
  • Trenton 12
  • Sudbury Airport 12
  • Harrow 11*
  • Mount Forest 11*
  • Sault Ste. Marie Airport 10.6
  • Kingston Airport 9 as of 11 p.m. EST Saturday
  • Hamilton Airport a7 as of 1 p.m. EST Saturday

*Denotes estimated snowfall amounts from auto stations

2. Summary of total snowfall amounts received from COCORAHS volunteer observation in centimetres:

  • Amherstburg 16.3
  • Haliburton 16.3
  • Wheatley 14.5
  • Monetville 13.6
  • Shanty Bay 13.4
  • Barwick 12.8
  • Windsor 11 to 13

3. Summary of total snowfall amounts from volunteer weather observers in centimetres:

  • Fergus 20 to 23
  • Thunder Bay 22
  • Cornwall 22
  • Fergus Shand Dam 22
  • Amethyst Harbour 18 to 20 as of 1:30 p.m. EST Saturday
  • Kitchener-Waterloo 18 to 19
  • Toronto 13 to 19
  • Johnstown 18
  • Bolton 18
  • Mississauga 14 to 17
  • Whitby 17
  • Paisley 17
  • Whitevale 16
  • London 16
  • Aurora 16
  • Brampton 15.5
  • Vaughan 15
  • Newmarket 15
  • Drummond Centre 14
  • Cambridge 13
  • Oakville 13
  • Ancaster 10
  • Grimsby 10

4. Summary of peak wind gusts in kilometres per hour:

  • Port Colborne 94
  • Point Petre 89

Please note that this summary may contain preliminary or unofficial information and does not constitute a complete or final report.

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