First snowfall for Resolute, Nunavut

Rapidly accumulating snow will make travel difficult. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow.

29 August 2017 – First snowfall warning of the 2017-18 season in Resolute, Nunavut. total amounts of 10 to 15 cm (3.9″ to 5.9″) expected.

A developing low pressure system will track across the Arctic Islands from the Beaufort sea tonight. Ahead and north of this low, snow will develop with 10-15 cm likely along a swath which will impact Resolute Bay. Snow will begin near midday Wednesday and taper off early Wednesday evening.

Thanks to Terry Homeniuk for these links

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