Heavy Ice Accretion and Flooding Rain

Posted by on Wednesday, April 26, 2017
Greyscale Photo of Rain Drops
Parts of the province are in for a soaking, while some others will have an ice event.

A disturbance that is bringing rain to parts of the U.S. Northeast and the Maritime Provinces will push northward today and arrive in Newfoundland tonight and last through Friday.

Rain begins on the west coast around 6 pm this evening. Tomorrow morning rain is expected to change over to freezing rain along parts of the west coast, central, and potentially on the northern Avalon as well.

Wednesday to Friday

Location

Rainfall

Freezing Rain

St. John’s

2-4 mm

2 mm

Gander

10-15 mm

20-25 mm

Grand Falls-Windsor

15-25 mm

15-20 mm

Corner Brook

30-50 mm

10-15 mm


Environment Canada has issued a rainfall warning for:
   Corner Brook and vicinity
   Gros Morne
   Bay St. George

Freezing rain warning issued for:
   Corner Brook and vicinity
   Deer Lake - Humber Valley
   Gros Morne
   Buchans and the interior
   Grand Falls-Windsor and vicinity
   Bay of Exploits
   Bonavista North
   Bonavista Peninsula
   Gander and vicinity
   Green Bay - White Bay
   Terra Nova

Special weather statement issued for:
   Northern Peninsula East
   Parson's Pond - Hawke's Bay
   Port Saunders and the Straits



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