Hamilton Daystarter: Everything you need to know Tuesday
It's the last day of 2013. It's going to be snowy and cold, but don't let that stop you from enjoying it.
The QEW is bare, says the Ministry of Transportation. Highway 6 is partly snow covered, as is the 401 from Milton west.
As for 9:50 a.m., Go Transit is running on time.
The temperature is currently -9 C. It'll hover around -8 C for the rest of the day.
Boots are preferable footwear today. There is light snow ending late this morning. Then it will be cloudy skies with 30 per cent chance of flurries. Otherwise, there will be sun and cloud this afternoon. We’ll get about 2 centimetres of snow today.
It'll be a frosty New Year's Eve — partly cloudy with the temperature steady around -11 C.
Tomorrow, there will be a 60 per cent chance of flurries with a high of -9 C.
If you're still looking for things to do tonight, reporter Cory Ruf has rounded up a guide to New Year's Eve in Hamilton.
Local transit is running on its usual schedule, but will be free after 6 p.m.
For partiers travelling in and out of Hamilton, GO Transit will have extra service along many of its lines, including the Lakeshore West corridor. After 8 p.m., riders across the system get on for free (that is, until the Jan. 1 schedule begins).
Taxi companies in the city include Hamilton Cab (905-777-7777) and Blue Line Taxi (905-525-2583).
Happy New Year!