Agencies that run buses in schools in the area cancel the service due to a snowstorm that is expected to start around noon and last for more than 24 hours.
Up to 40 cm of snow is expected to fall on Ottawa, with wind gusts up to 60 km / h.
Closer to Kingston, less snow but stronger winds in the forecast.
School buses are canceled today:
- For the English public and Catholic schools in Renfrew County,
- For the Upper County School District of Canada and the Regional Catholic Council of Eastern Ontario,
- For schools in the Kingston area run by a three-
- And French schools outside Ottawa.
Schools are still open.
A student bus authority said its buses were running, although parents and students should expect delays this afternoon.
Ottawa's French book buses are working as well.
There were no updates to Western schools in Quebec.