Voluntary evacuations happening in RM of Dufferin as overland flooding continues

Voluntary evacuations happening in RM of Dufferin as overland flooding continues

Overland flooding continues in the RM of Dufferin, and in its latest update released Sunday afternoon, officials have indicated numerous residents have elected to voluntarily evacuate. “Please stay where you are unless it is absolutely necessary for you to leave your home,” stated the news release to PembinaValleyOnlione. “There are numerous vehicles using the limited … Read more

Dozens issued evacuation notices in Morden as overland flooding overtakes town – Winnipeg

Dozens issued evacuation notices in Morden as overland flooding overtakes town – Winnipeg

Streets in Morden were looking more like rivers Saturday morning and around fifty homes have been issued evacuation notices after severe outland flooding overtook the town overnight. “We’ve received a substantial amount of rainfall over the last 24 hours, which, coupled with the remnant of the Colorado low we had last weekend, is causing a … Read more

Snowy, slushy and icy conditions to start the week with possibly more to come

Snowy, slushy and icy conditions to start the week with possibly more to come

The Pembina and western Red River Valley are waking up Monday to yet another snowy, icy and slushy mess to contend with after 10 to 15 cm’s of snow fell throughout Easter Sunday. Periods of light snow are expected to end Monday morning, with sunshine returning by early afternoon. “Many of these areas received between … Read more

Clean up continues on Good Friday after Spring storm

Clean up continues on Good Friday after Spring storm

Clean up continues from this week’s major Spring storm. “The lingering effects of the powerful Colorado low that hit us will still be felt today,” noted CMOS Accredited Weathercaster Chris Sumner. “The low is currently centered over Northern Ontario, but the cloud cover and flurries associated with its counterclockwise rotation extend all the way eastward … Read more

“Potential to be worst blizzard in decades” as Winter Storm Watch issued

“Potential to be worst blizzard in decades” as Winter Storm Watch issued

“As we continue to see the details around this storm firm up, and the track of the Colorado low becomes more certain, it’s increasingly looking likely this will be a major, and potentially record setting, Spring snowstorm that may even eclipse the impacts of the Thanksgiving 2019 event which led to widespread power outages and … Read more