Atlantic Canada Facing Another Soaking Rain

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Tuesday, November 6, 2018

A large disturbance will once again push across Atlantic Canada beginning today and continuing through Wednesday.

New Brunswick: The heaviest rain will fall over eastern sections of the province. In the heaviest rain, 50 mm is possible.

Prince Edward Island: Rain will begin this morning and then diminish somewhat early this evening. A second and heavier band of rain will move across later tonight, then depart on Wednesday morning. Total accumulations for both events may reach 50 mm.

Nova Scotia: There is a rainfall warning in effect for western Nova Scotia. Up to 50 mm can be expected for areas under the warning and lesser amounts elsewhere. Strong winds are also expected.

Newfoundland: There is a Wreckhouse wind warning in effect for Channel-Port aux Basques and vicinity. Overnight, gusts to 100 km/h are possible. Rainfall amounts will be heaviest along the south coast with 40 to 50 mm possible. Elsewhere a general 15 to 30 mm is expected.

Labrador: 15 to 25 cm are expected from Labrador City to Happy Valley-Goose Bay by Wednesday evening.

The Team

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