Fog & Water
Warmer temperatures lead to heavy fog Tuesday. The January melt is also leading to some flooding problems. Plympton Wyoming workers were at the corner of London Line and Minielly Road in the fog trying to determine what was leading to a backup which lead to water covering Minielly Road, making it difficult for the homeowner to get into his driveway. A near by London Line neighbour was also inundated with water. The fog is persist overnight into Wednesday morning.
The water’s of Bear Creek were on the rise in Warwick Tuesday afternoon. The St. Clair Region Conservation Authority has issued a flood watch for the next couple of days due to the rain and snow melt. The conservation authority expects the Sydenham River and its tributaries, such as Bear Creek, to swell over the banks. Several roads in St. Clair and Enniskillen Townships may be flooded in low lying areas. The flood concern is expected to subside on Thursday when temperatures dip and it begins to snow.
There was a little too much water at Zekveld’s Garden Market in Reece’s Corners. Owner John Zekveld was out in the rain retrieving wood from a building project in the orchard Tuesday afternoon.