Get ready for a cold and snowy couple of days in Halton.
Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Southwestern Ontario and the Golden Horseshoe area, advising residents that they should expect a major winter storm coming this weekend.
The snowstorm will begin on the morning of Saturday, January 19, and taper off on late Saturday night. Expect between 5 to 10 cm of snow as well as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots becoming very icy and slippery.
Blowing snow will also be an issue which may affect visibility.
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Winds between 40 gusting to 60 kmh are expected to accompany wind chill temperatures of -20 to -30 degrees Celsius into Monday (January 21) morning.
Stay warm and safe, everyone.