Messy Weather in Atlantic Canada Today and Friday

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Thursday, January 24, 2019
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A low-pressure system located over the Maritimes this morning will bring some unsettled weather to Atlantic Canada today and Friday.

Freezing rain is likely this morning over central and southern New Brunswick. The freezing rain will change to rain this morning.

Wind gusts to 90 km/h are expected over the Fundy region this evening.

Total rainfall amounts of 30 to 50 mm are expected over northern areas, while southern areas could receive 40 to 70 mm.

Rain, strong southerly winds and very mild temperatures will persist throughout Prince Edward Island until Friday morning. Total rainfall amounts of up to 20 mm are expected.

In Nova Scotia, rainfall amounts of 20 to 40 mm are expected. Strong winds are also expected.

In Newfoundland and Labrador, strong winds gusting up to 110 km/h are expected to develop tonight along parts of the west coast. Winds will diminish on Friday morning.

Total rainfall amounts of up to 35 mm are expected by Friday morning along the southwest coast.

There is a snowfall warning in effect for Churchill Falls and vicinity and Churchill Valley with 15 to 20 cm expected.

The Team

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