Tag: Winter

Honeybee Population Has Better Winter Survey Shows – GNSOTD Fri, June 26th 2020

Honeybees had a better year than most, recently, according to a survey done by the Bee Informed Partnership (BIP; beeinformed.org); who perform annual surveys of managed honey bee colonies by 3,377 beekeepers collectively managing 276,832 colonies which represents 9.9% of

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Texas Low Brings Winter Storm Wed, Feb 26th 2020

There is a Winter Storm blowing through Southern Ontario Today which will hit differently depending on where you are. For the Brantford area Environment Canada has a Special Weather Statement in effect warning of potential heavy snow. It reads; Heavy

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Winter Travel Advisory For Kitchener-Waterloo & Hamilton

If you are looking to make your commute this morning, expect your drive to be affected by the snowfall this morning. Environment Canada has issued a Winter Travel Advisory affecting large sections of Southern Ontario including Kitchener-Waterloo, Cambridge, and Hamilton

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Do You Want To Build A Snowman?

It’s nearly Christmas and there is snow on the ground, but it might not be possible to use it to build a snowman, why is that? The answer is found in science! It has to do with the moisture content

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Winter Travel Advisory & Snowfall Warning In Effect For Wednesday, Dec 18th, 2019

A band of snow coming from Lake Huron is looking to cause some potentially heavy snow squalls and travel troubles later Today. The farther north and west you look, the worse it becomes. In the Brantford/ Brant County & Kitchener/Waterloo

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Kitchener Church Solves Inadequate Shelter Issue – GNSOTD Tuesday, Nov 19th, 2019

When the call came in that the region’s overflow shelter wasn’t ready in time for the early winter weather in Kitchener, The Working Centre and St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church on Duke Street stepped up to help those in need. They

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Surprise Winter Wonderland Wedding – GNSOTD Monday, Sept 30th 2019

An Arizona couple traveled to Washington state for their fall-themed wedding, but were met with a surprise winter wonderland thanks to the early snow storm on Saturday. But what really surprised their photographer, Jaime Denise Fletcher of Jaime Denise Photography, was how the

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Special Weather Statement And Snowfall Warnings In Effect Wednesday Feb 27 2019

There is a Snowfall event in the forecast Today as some areas are expecting up to or exceeding 15 cm of Snow over the course of the day, which has resulted in Environment Canada issuing Special Weather Statements as well

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More Closures And Cancellations For Wednesday Feb 13

The left overs from Yesterday’s storms have lead the roadways treacherous to travel this morning which is resulting in a multitude of bus cancellations and due to the policy of the some school boards that means schools are also closed.

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Winter Storm Warning For Tuesday Feb 12 2019

As was predicted earlier Environment Canada has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Brantford and the County of Brant as well as the rest of Southern Ontario. This is due to potentially large amounts of precipitation as well as high

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