UPDATE: Weather advisory in effect for Hamilton

 niagarafallsreview.ca  11/22/2020 19:51:24 

Snow has arrived in Hamilton.

Environment Canada is calling for seven to 14 centimetres of snow to blanket our fair city Sunday.

The weather service also issued an advisory for the city of Hamilton around 2:15 p.m. warning of poor visibility and slippery road conditions.

A pedestrian walks under the protection of an umbrella along Golf Links Road Sunday morning.
A pedestrian walks under the protection of an umbrella along Golf Links Road Sunday morning.John Rennison/The Hamilton Spectator

Snow is expected to continue falling throughout the day, winding down overnight.

If you’re near Lake Ontario the snow may mix with ice pellets and possible rain as the day continues.

Tyler Dawson, 16, watches brother Lucas, 9, try to get his snow board going in the heavy wet snow Sunday morning in Olympic Park.
Tyler Dawson, 16, watches brother Lucas, 9, try to get his snow board going in the heavy wet snow Sunday morning in Olympic Park.John Rennison/The Hamilton Spectator

Motorists are reminded to drive carefully as at times, snow is expected to fall and accumulate quickly.

As for temperatures Sunday, residents can expect a high of 2 C and a low of -5 C overnight with the wind chill.

Karsten, 10, left, and Kumar Kingston, 11, toboggan in the wet snow Sunday morning in Olympic Park.
Karsten, 10, left, and Kumar Kingston, 11, toboggan in the wet snow Sunday morning in Olympic Park.John Rennison/The Hamilton Spectator
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