News Rainfall Warning for Bancroft Area SHARE ON: Sarah Kipp, staff Friday, Apr. 26th, 2019 Photo credit: supplied Environment Canada has issued a rainfall warning for the Bancroft area. Expect rain, heavy at times, as 25 to 40mm of rain is expected to fall before it changes to snow after midnight. Local amounts could exceed 50mm of rain. It is advised you avoid driving through water on roads and not to approach rivers, creeks and culverts, especially for pets and children. Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible.