Atlantic Canada Bracing for Pair of Lows

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Tuesday, November 20, 2018

A pair of lows will bring unsettled weather to Atlantic Canada.

Snow will develop later today and continue tonight in eastern New Brunswick. Total snowfall amounts of 15 to 25 cm is expected.

15 to 20 cm of snow is expected over central and western Prince Edward Island.

Precipitation will start off as rain or snow this afternoon in Nova Scotia. It will change to snow tonight. 5 to 10 centimetres is expected. Northern Nova Scotia is under a snowfall warning where up to 15 centimetres of snow is currently expected.

Both rain and snow is expected tonight and tomorrow across Newfoundland. Most areas will see about 5 to 15 mm of rain is expected across most of the Island along with snowfall amounts of 2 cm on the Avalon and central, to 5 to to for the west coast. No rain is expected on the Great Northern Peninsula, just snow. 20 to 30 cm is possible in the heaviest snow.

For coastal and southeastern Labrador snowfall amounts of 15 to 25 cm is possible combined with gusty winds.

The Team

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