Freezing rain coats the capital

By CTV News Ottawa, April 16, 2018

April showers coated Ottawa in a layer of ice.

A Freezing Rain Warning remains in effect for Ottawa and eastern Ontario today. Environment Canada says the freezing rain should continue during the morning commute, before changing to rain this afternoon.

The freezing rain began falling Sunday afternoon, covering roads and sidewalks across the region. Ottawa received 11.4 mm of freezing rain on Sunday, with more precipitation falling overnight.

(...)The Rideau River Conservation Authority says there is “no significant flooding” anticipated across the Rideau River this weekend.

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