#GlobalNews: “Flood warnings issued for Peterborough and Kawartha Lakes area – Peterborough ” #Toronto #Montreal #Calgary #Ottawa #Canada
The freezing rain and drizzle continued Sunday morning and into the afternoon, making for slick, slushy and snow-covered metropolis streets.
Snow plows and salt vans had been again on the roads, working ’around the clock to try to clear up the mess, as Environment Canada issued freezing rain warnings for Peterborough and the Kawarthas.
The freezing drizzle is anticipated to show into rain this night and in a single day. It’s anticipated that 10 to 15 mm will fall after which proceed all through the day Monday.
With all of the moisture, each the Otonabee Region Conservation Authority (ORCA) and Kawartha Conservation have issued flood warnings for the area, particularly in low-lying areas.
ORCA studies that water ranges in creeks, streams and native rivers are already above seasonal ranges, and with extra rain, localized flooding may happen.
Officials are additionally urging individuals to keep away from waterways because the icy circumstances have made riverbanks and shorelines extraordinarily harmful.
Note: “Previously Published on: 2018-04-15 22:30:02, as ‘Flood warnings issued for Peterborough and Kawartha Lakes area – Peterborough