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AWCN11 CWWG 242225  
WEATHER SUMMARY  
FOR MANITOBA  
ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 5:25 P.M. CDT MONDAY 24 APRIL 2017.  
 
DISCUSSION.  
 
A LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM TRACKING THROUGH THE DAKOTAS BROUGHT HEAVY  
SNOW TO SOUTHEASTERN MANITOBA TODAY. ALONG WITH THE HEAVY SNOW,  
BRIEF FREEZING RAIN ALSO OCCURRED TOWARD THE INTERNATIONAL BORDER.  
LIGHTER SNOW CONTINUES THIS EVENING AND WILL TAPER OFF THROUGH THE  
NIGHT.  
 
THE FOLLOWING IS A SUMMARY OF WEATHER EVENT INFORMATION RECEIVED BY  
ENVIRONMENT CANADA AS OF 5 PM CDT.  
 
SUMMARY OF SNOWFALL AMOUNTS IN CENTIMETERS:  
 
WOODRIDGE 20  
STEINBACH 15  
15 KM SOUTH OF VITA 13  
FALCON LAKE 13  
MARCHAND 10  
LA BROQUERIE 10  
EMERSON 7  
PINAWA 7  
SPRAGUE 6  
BEAUSEJOUR 5  
 
FOR WINNIPEG AND MUCH OF THE WESTERN RED RIVER VALLEY, MILDER  
TEMPERATURES AND LIGHTER SNOWFALL ALLOWED MOST OF THE SNOW TO MELT  
AWAY THROUGH THE DAY. HOWEVER, ROADWAYS AND SIDEWALKS MAY BECOME ICY  
AND SLIPPERY LATER TONIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING AS TEMPERATURES FALL  
BELOW THE FREEZING MARK.  
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SUMMARY MAY CONTAIN PRELIMINARY OR UNOFFICIAL  
INFORMATION AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A COMPLETE OR FINAL REPORT.  
 
END/PASPC  
 
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