News 5:30AM UPDATE: SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT UPDATE – 10 to 20 cms TODAY SHARE ON: Rosalind Russell, staff Wednesday, Feb. 13th, 2019 Special weather statement in effect for: Blind River – Thessalon Espanola – Killarney Manitoulin Island Additional snowfall amounts of 5 to 10 cm likely today. Snow will continue today. Additional snowfall amounts of 5 to 10 cm are expected today, bringing total snowfall amounts of 10 to 20 cm with this system. Winds gusting to 60 km/h will generate reduced visibilities in blowing snow. Travel may be affected. This will be a long duration snow event. Snowfall warning criteria of 15 cm or more in 12 hours or less is not expected to be met. This snow is associated with an Alberta Clipper tracking across Northeastern Ontario today.