Kenora drivers are warned to stay home during tonight’s snowstorm if possible.
Multiple collisions have been reported in the community, including the Harbourfront roundabout, near the Kenora Legion and near the Lake of the Woods District Hospital, among others.
Traffic delays can be expected throughout the downtown core, and drivers are asked to take extreme caution.
The Ministry of Transportation reports that Highway 17A is closed in both directions between west and east junctions due to the conditions, and traffic control is in place.
With up to 25 centimetres expected overnight and more flurries in tomorrow’s forecast, drivers are warned that the roads will be slick again tomorrow.