Inclement weather update: Monday, March 13

A Winter Storm Warning is in effect.

Heavy snowfall with blowing snow is expected tonight with snow continuing into Tuesday night. The snow will be heavy at times tonight with total snowfall amounts of 15 to 25 cm expected with local totals of 30 cm possible in the Hamilton to Niagara corridor.

Northeast winds gusting to 60 km/hr are also expected this evening into Tuesday resulting in widespread blowing snow.

Travel conditions may become hazardous as a result of snow and blowing snow.

Staff, students and visitors should use caution when travelling and plan for extra time to reach their destination tonight through Tuesday.

Evening classes and College activities are running at all NC campuses tonight as scheduled
College staff and our winter service provider will monitor the weather and salt walkways and parking lots as required.

Staff and students are reminded to drive and walk according to road, sidewalk and winter weather conditions and to wear proper footwear and dress appropriately.

As winter maintenance equipment may be operating during school hours please ensure that you stay a safe distance away where possible.

Please continue to monitor alerts issued by Niagara College and forecasts issued by Environment Canada.

In the event of a college closure on Tuesday morning, an announcement will be posted to NiagaraCollege.ca and on social media by 7 a.m.