The Storm Numbers are In

Posted by on Saturday, April 1, 2017
Wind Vane Beside Roof

A ferocious winter storm battered parts of Newfoundland over the past couple days.

The result was record breaking snowfall, heavy rain, and strong winds.

Here is a summary from Environment Canada.

Summary of snowfall:
Gander Int'l Airport: 64 cm
La Scie: 63.7 cm
Terra Nova National Park: 55.2 cm
Twillingate: 50.4 cm
Bonavista: 32.1 cm
Englee: 31.7 cm
Burnt Pond: 31 cm
Millertown: 22.8 cm
Badger: 22 cm
Lethbridge: 20 cm
Corner Brook: 18.6 cm
Bay d'Espoir: 16 cm
Wreckhouse: 15.9 cm

Summary of rainfall: 
St. John's West: 39.1 mm
St. John's Int'l Airport: 35 mm
Cape Race: 26.2 mm
Mount Pearl: 25.1 mm
St. Lawrence: 23.6 mm
Burgeo: 18.2 mm
Argentia: 18.2 mm
St. Pierre: 15.8 mm
Bonavista: 13 mm
Mount Carmel: 10.7 mm
Bay d'Espoir: 10.5 mm
Lethbridge: 10 mm

Summary of peak wind gusts:
Burgeo: 120 km/h
Cape Race: 115 km/h
Sagona Island: 115 km/h
Bonavista: 109 km/h
St. John's Int'l Airport: 100 km/h
St. Pierre: 96 km/h
St. Lawrence: 94 km/h
Twillingate: 93 km/h
Port aux Basques: 83 km/h
St. Anthony Airport: 81 km/h

Reproduced with the permission of Environment Canada

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