Snowfall warning in effect

Car driving on a rural road in a snowstorm. © Can Stock Photo / Taina

Residents near the London area can expect significant snowfall by Monday.

Environment Canada has issued a snowfall warning for Oxford County, as well as Eastern Elgin County.

The weather agency says about 15 cm of snow is expected to fall by Monday night, with snow becoming heavy at times.

“Some uncertainty remains in exact amounts, as this region lies on the western edge of the area expected to receive snow,” the statement read.

The snowfall could impact travel on Monday. Drivers are advised to slow down if visibility is reduced, watch for tail lights ahead, and be prepared to stop.