Flight delays as southwestern Ontario grapples with winter storm

Winter weather causes delays, cancellations at YYZ, YUL

Winter weather overnight is causing delays or cancellations at Toronto’s Pearson airport and authorities are advising passengers to check their flight status.

According to flightaware.com as of 10:20 EST, 52 flights have been cancelled leaving Toronto’s Pearson airport, while another 70 flights scheduled to arrive today have been cancelled.  A total of 59 flights have also been delayed.

There also appears to be noteworthy flight cancellations at LaGuardia airport (70 cancelled flights) and Montreal-Trudeau (46 cancelled flights).

The storm that hit Ontario and Quebec last night is now moving towards Eastern Canada.