Freezing rain warning in effect for City of Edmonton, St.Albert, Sherwood Park

Source: http://weather.gc.ca/warnings/report_e.html?ab33#1937251041858001408201501210501

2:01 PM MST Wednesday 21 January 2015
Freezing rain warning in effect for:

  • City of Edmonton – St. Albert – Sherwood Park

Freezing rain is expected or occurring.

The duration is expected to be brief but may be quite intense in some locations. Temperatures will rise above zero this afternoon.

Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery. Take extra care when walking or driving in affected areas.

Freezing Rain Warnings are issued when rain falling in sub-zero temperatures creates ice build-up and icy surfaces.

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Please continue to monitor your local media or Weatheradio for further updates. If you would like to report severe weather, you can call 1-800-239-0484 or send an email to storm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports to #ABStorm.

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