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Snow strikes the capital (with photos!)

Ottawa had its first serious snowfall Thursday, with several centimetres falling from the late afternoon into the night.

https://twitter.com/ottawastart/status/791797307016642560

There had been short but sweet sprinkles of the white stuff over the capital region over the past few days, although Thursday took it a little too far.

According to Environment Canada, the snow will taper off Friday morning with a 60 per cent chance of rain into the day.

Rain continues Saturday and should clear up into decent (yet cold) trick ‘r treating weather for Halloween on Monday night.

In case you were wondering, yes, there is precedence for snow this early.

https://twitter.com/YOW_Weather/status/791798602402115584

https://twitter.com/YOW_Weather/status/791799634632990720


Here’s a roundup of photos and videos¬†from Thursday’s winter wonderland:

[caption id=“attachment_54941” align=“alignleft” width=“480”] Photo by Barry Gray

Photo by Barry Gray[/caption]

[caption id=“attachment_54942” align=“alignleft” width=“720”] Photo by Barry Gray

Photo by Barry Gray[/caption]

https://twitter.com/withfilesfrom/status/791783435455045637

https://twitter.com/alice_macgirl/status/791796576050155521

https://twitter.com/alice_macgirl/status/791750624522145793

https://twitter.com/NancyFromCanada/status/791769910196043776

https://twitter.com/dougdela/status/791733094898360320

https://twitter.com/smoonsammy/status/791768606090661888


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