#OPP 401 East CLOSED @ Hwy 16 Prescott & Cardinal WEST BOUND 011318

#OPP 401 East  CLOSED @ Hwy 16 Prescott & Cardinal WEST BOUND 011318

Cornwall Ontario –  STAY OFF THE ROADS!   Major road closures are being reported all over as roads have not been cleaned to proper standards and people seem to have forgotten how to drive. COLLISION: County Rd 2 between Gullymeade Rd & Riddell Rd #Cardinal: Roadway blocked. #OPP to attend. ^aw — OPPCommunicationsER (@OPP_COMM_ER) January 13, […]

Another SNOW DAY for the Cornwall Ontario Area ALL BUSES CANCELLED 011218

Another SNOW DAY for the Cornwall Ontario Area ALL BUSES CANCELLED 011218

Cornwall Ontario – Buses Cancelled again.  This time for a pending snow alert.  We’re waking up to 15c with more rain which has caused some flooding.   The snow isn’t scheduled to start until the evening which makes this alert kinda hinky. We’re expecting as much as 15cm of snow overnight with close to 20 more […]

STEO Site Crashes – ALL BUSES CANCELLED for THURSDAY JAN 11, 2017 Freezing Rain ALERT

STEO Site Crashes – ALL BUSES CANCELLED for THURSDAY JAN 11, 2017 Freezing Rain ALERT

Cornwall Ontario – Freezing rain alerts and a crashing website have led to some confusion early Thursday morning. It’s 7c and raining as of press time this morning with warm temps into tomorrow greasing up road surfaces. If you want to gain exposure for your business or organization dial 855 444 1133 to find out […]

FREEZING COLD SNAP to hit Cornwall Area Starting Thursday Night 010318

FREEZING COLD SNAP to hit Cornwall Area Starting Thursday Night 010318

Cornwall Ontario – So much for the milder weather until the early next week when we get hit with a blizzard! A freezing cold snap will hit us from late Thursday into early Sunday.   Expect a lows back into the -20s and highs of the same temperatures.   Wind chills will feel like -30c or worse. […]

Record Breaking Cold Temps in Cornwall Ontario JANUARY 1, 2018

Record Breaking Cold Temps in Cornwall Ontario JANUARY 1, 2018

Cornwall Ontario – The River City woke up to -30c temperatures,and that was before the wind chill!   The previous record was -26.7c set in 1962. Extreme cold warnings are in effect although it is gorgeous and bright out.   Extra care from the sun while driving is advised as well. We should see a high today […]

#OPP Warn of White Out Conditions on 401 as DEEP FREEZE to Last into New Years 123017

#OPP Warn of White Out Conditions on 401 as DEEP FREEZE to Last into New Years 123017

Cornwall Ontario – Freezing conditions continue Saturday and will into Sunday. The OPP put out a warning of white out conditions on the 401 from Kingston to Brockville. Overnight lows will feel like -40c.  The good news is that temps will warm up Tuesday…when we get hit with more snow! Please drive safe, watch out […]

Feels Like -40c FREEZING ALERT Cornwall Ontario DEC 28, 2017

Feels Like -40c FREEZING ALERT Cornwall Ontario DEC 28, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – The River City nearly broke it’s record for coldest day.  As of 5AM the temperature is -29c with a high of only -20c predicted for Thursday as Eastern Ontario is held in the grip of a Polar Vortex which won’t end before the New Year. The record cold officially is -29.5c set […]

FREEZING COLD ALERT for Cornwall Ontario -28c 9:15 AM Dec 27, 2017

FREEZING COLD ALERT for Cornwall Ontario -28c 9:15 AM Dec 27, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Brr!   Did your car start?   Cornwall is in for a week of freezing temps as we’re hit by an Arctic Vortex! Expect lows near -30c into New Years as it will stay cold and sunny for nearly a week! Please limit your pets time outside as their toes can freeze fast at […]

FREEZING RAIN ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area 122217

FREEZING RAIN ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area 122217

Cornwall Ontario – After heavier than expected snowfall Friday, expect freezing rain and ice pellets into Saturday as temps warm up to a high of -2c tomorrow. Roads which already are difficult will be treacherous Saturday and should be avoided unless necessary.   CFN will be updating.  Please make this a safe, and joyous Christmas […]

CFN Weather Alert – SNOW FRIDAY Freezing Rain Saturday DEC 22, 2017

CFN Weather Alert – SNOW FRIDAY Freezing Rain Saturday DEC 22, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – The cold continues Friday with early morning temps feeling like -20c before the precipitation starts later in the day. Up to 10cm of snow will fall through Friday into Saturday morning before temperatures warm up leading to freezing rain and ice pellets.   Saturday will be a good day to read a book […]

FREEZING RAIN ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area BUSES CANCELLED – 121917

FREEZING RAIN ALERT for Cornwall Ontario Area BUSES CANCELLED – 121917

Cornwall Ontario – With temperatures warming up and rain coming down after yesterday’s snowfall, a FREEZING RAIN alert has been called for the area. Today’s high should reach 6c with an overnight low -1c. Sunny and cold for Wednesday with temps warming up and big snow dump expected for Friday. Warnings 5:09 AM EST Tuesday […]

SCHOOL BUSES CANCELLED in Cornwall Ontario Area DECEMBER 12, 2017

SCHOOL BUSES CANCELLED in Cornwall Ontario Area DECEMBER 12, 2017

Cornwall Ontario –   All school buses have been cancelled due to the heavy snow conditions we’ll be facing today in the Cornwall area. It’s -8c in Cornwall with higher than expected snowfall and wind.   Take care & stay tuned to CFN for more weather updates! Statements 3:06 AM EST Tuesday 12 December 2017 Special weather […]

SNOW ALERT – Winter to Hit Cornwall Area Hard Monday Night into Tuesday DECEMBER 12, 2017

SNOW ALERT – Winter to Hit Cornwall Area Hard Monday Night into Tuesday DECEMBER 12, 2017

Cornwall Ontario – Here comes the snow!  Expect as many as 20cm of snowfall between Monday night and Wednesday morning as temps stay cold with a high tonight of only -10c before the snow really picks up. Wednesday and Thursday will see lows of near -20c!   Dress warm, drive safe, and please remember that pets […]

Bishop MacDonell Finishes Near Last of Fraser Institute Elementary School 2017 Rankings 121017

Bishop MacDonell Finishes Near Last of Fraser Institute Elementary School 2017 Rankings 121017

Cornwall Ontario – When you put politics ahead of kids you get the results that are this years report from the Fraser Institute ranking of 3,037 Ontario Primary schools.   Bishop Mac finished 2.997 out of 3,664 which is kinda scary.   Clearly our teachers and school boards get a failing mark for this year’s ratings overall. […]

2017 Cornwall & Area Naughty & Nice List Suggestions? 120718

2017 Cornwall & Area Naughty & Nice List Suggestions? 120718

Cornwall Ontario – It’s that time.   I get asked a lot as we get closer to this time of year if we’re run our naughty and nice list. This holiday season I thought I’d ask you, our amazing CFN viewers to post your suggestions and why?  They don’t have to be politicians.  They can be […]

First Snow to Hit Cornwall THURSDAY Weather ALERT 110917

First Snow to Hit Cornwall THURSDAY Weather ALERT 110917

Cornwall Ontario – Brr!  The River City area is waking up to below zero temps as we await our first snow of the season today. A cold snap has hit our area.  Expected mixed precipitation starting in the afternoon, and high winds. Our overnight low will be -9c.    Friday’s high is only expected to […]

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