Road Conditions – May 2 UPDATED 5:43

May 2, 2017 @ 05:43

The road conditions were updated at 5:32 a.m.

Last updated: 2017-05-02 – early morning report
Northeastern (file generated at 5:32 AM)
101 Highway 651 to Wawa snow coveredPoor visibility. 17-05-02 5:11
651 Highway 101 to Missinabi partly snow covered 17-05-02 5:22
547 Highway 101 to Hawk Junction snow coveredPoor visibility. 17-05-02 5:11
17 Sault Saint Marie North to Montreal River bare and wet road 17-05-02 4:27
17 Montreal River to Wawa bare and wet roadPoor visibility. 17-05-02 5:11
17 Wawa to Paint Lake Rd snow covered 17-05-02 5:11
17 Paint Lake Rd to Southwest of White River snow coveredPoor visibility. 17-05-02 5:11
519 Highway 17 – Dubreuilville snow coveredPoor visibility. 17-05-02 5:11
631 White River to Highway 11 snow coveredPoor visibility. 17-05-02 5:11

 

Dubreuilville Corners at 5:20 a.m.

 

May 2, 2017 @ 04:54

 

Hwy 631 has been closed since midnight when OPP closed it due to poor weather. The OPP advised at 4:24 via Twitter that Highway 631 remains closed at this time. At about 4 a.m. the snow began to accumulate in Wawa.

 

The highway conditions are charted below, and photos taken from the Ontario511 site are posted below.

 

The weather for Wawa by Environment Canada says “Drizzle at times mixed with wet snow ending near noon then cloudy. Wind becoming north 20 km/h gusting to 40 this morning. High 7.”

 

Last updated: 2017-05-02 – early morning report
Northeastern (file generated at 4:36 AM)
101 Highway 651 to Wawa bare and wet road 17-05-02 1:37
651 Highway 101 to Missinabi bare and wet road 17-05-02 1:42
547 Highway 101 to Hawk Junction bare and wet road 17-05-02 1:37
17 Sault Saint Marie North to Montreal River bare and wet road 17-05-02 4:27
17 Montreal River to Wawa bare and wet road 17-05-02 1:37
17 Wawa to Paint Lake Rd bare and wet road 17-05-02 1:37
17 Paint Lake Rd to Southwest of White River bare and wet road 17-05-02 1:37
519 Highway 17 – Dubreuilville bare and wet road 17-05-02 1:37
631 White River to Highway 11 snow coveredPoor visibility. 17-05-02 0:59

The web cameras offer a better update (photos are from 4:08 a.m.):

Hwy 17 near Hwy 631 – Looking South (4:21 a.m.)

 

Hwy 17 near Hwy 631 – Looking North (4:21 a.m.)

 

Hwy 17 near Hwy 519 – Looking South (4:21 a.m.)

Hwy 17 near Hwy 519 – Looking West (4:21 a.m.)

 

Hwy 17 near Hwy 519 – Looking North (4:21 a.m.)

 

Hwy 17 near Montreal River Hill looking East (4:55 a.m.)

 

Hwy 17 near Montreal River Hill looking North (4:55 a.m.)

 

Hwy 17 near Montreal River Hill looking West (4:55 a.m.)

 

Hwy 17 near Red Rock Lake looking North (6:15 p.m.)

 

Hwy 17 near Red Rock Lake looking west  (6:15 p.m.)

 

Hwy 17 near Red Rock Lake looking South  (6:15 p.m.)

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