Snow (or ice) coming?
Here’s a list of links to help you get through the day:
The latest forecast
- Check out our Ottawa weather page for forecasts, radar maps, weather warnings, and current conditions.
- Ian Black (from CBC Ottawa) usually has the latest and most accurate info re: weather in Ottawa.
- Here’s Environment Canada’s Weather Warnings.
- Follow our Twitter feed @ottawastart for timely updates.
- Check out what’s happening around the City on Ottawa’s traffic cams You can also view provincial highway cameras on this page.
- The hashtag #OttWinter on Twitter is a good one to watch.
Make the most of it
Check out our Toboggan Guide or Ski Guide.
Traffic and bus cancellations
OC Transpo posts route cancellations & delays to their web site.
Google Maps has a traffic layer showing how well (or how poorly) traffic is moving.
Airport and train details
If you’re flying somewhere or expecting visitors from out of town, here’s the link to flight information at the Ottawa Airport.
You can check for VIA Rail delays here.
Want to know when the plow is coming? Need to report a pothole? Wondering about who’s responsible for cleaning snow off your road or sidewalk? Check out this page about the City of Ottawa’s winter road maintenance.
Winter storm snow removal standards, via the City of Ottawa