A Soaking for the Avalon

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Saturday, September 9, 2017
forest, haze, landscape
A trough of low pressure that is bringing rain today will stall over the Avalon.

Satellite imagery indicates that clouds associated with this system extends south to Irma in Florida.

As a result of this tropical moisture rainfall amounts up to 75 mm is possible by Monday.

This heavy rain can cause flooding and water pooling on roads.

As a result Environment and Climate Chance Canada has issued rainfall warnings for:
  • Avalon Peninsula North
  • Avalon Peninsula Southeast
  • Avalon Peninsula Southwest
  • St. John's and vicinity



The Team

© Wx Centre