Strong System to Being Mixed Weather to Eastern and Atlantic Canada

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Friday, October 26, 2018

A low pressure system from the United States will bring a mix bag of precipitation for the weekend to Quebec and Atlantic Canada.


We will see a mix of snow, ice pellets and freezing rain in the Southern and Central portions of the province. The mixed precipitation will change to rain on Sunday.

Also on Sunday in Eastern Quebec precipitation will begin as snow and change to freezing rain or ice pellets before changing to rain Sunday afternoon or evening. Total amounts of 50 to 75 mm is possible. 

New Brunswick

On Saturday evening precipitation will be a mix of snow, freezing rain, and rain across northern sections. It will change to rain on Sunday as temperatures rise. 

Prince Edward Island

Significant rain will being on Prince Edward Island on Saturday evening and become heavier overnight.

Some parts of the island will receive total accumulations 50 to 75 mm.

Nova Scotia

Heavy rain and gusty wind will be the most prominent threats.

Rain will begin in the southwest Saturday afternoon and spread northeast across the remainder of the province Saturday night.

Total amounts of 50 to 75 mm is possible. Wind gusts to 90 km/h are possible in some areas.

Newfoundland and Labrador

Rain will begin on Sunday evening in the southwest corner of the province before moving northeastward.

The system will being rain with varying amounts ranging from 20 to 50 mm.

Snow is possible in Labrador, however no more than 2 to 5 cm should fall.

The Team

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