News Freezing Rain Warning for Bancroft Area SHARE ON: Sarah Kipp, staff Friday, Apr. 12th, 2019 Photo credit: supplied Environment Canada has issued a freezing rain warning for the Bancroft area. They say to expect periods of freezing rain before a rise in temperature causes a change into rain. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots could become slippery. So take care and give yourself extra time to get to where you need to be.