KITCHENER -- When severe weather moves in, make Storm Watch your destination for information about school closures, bus cancellations and road closures.

The Storm Watch team begins its work well before the crack of dawn, collecting information from across our coverage area and posting it on this page.

Want to stay ahead of the storm? Check out our weather page for your latest local forecast.

The following is a list of cancellations and closures for Friday, February 17, 2023.


  • All buses for Waterloo Region District School Board (WRDSB) and Waterloo Catholic District School Board (WCDSB) have been CANCELLED. However, all schools remain OPEN
  • All buses for Oxford and Middlesex Counties have been CANCELLED
  • All buses in Wellington and Dufferin Counties have been CANCELLED
  • All buses for Avon Maitland District School Board have been CANCELLED


  • All Grand River Transit (GRT) buses are experiencing DELAYS
  • The ION train service is not running. Shuttle buses have been deployed instead.