Weather Summary From The Latest Atlantic Storm

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Corner Brook, NL March 5th, 2019

A low pressure system approached from the east coast of the United States Sunday night and Monday morning. The low then tracked across the Maritimes and Newfoundland. 

The following is a summary of snowfall amounts in New Brunswick:
  • Moncton: 24 cm
  • Saint John: 20 cm
  • Grande-Digue: 25.9 cm
  • Sackville: 25.7 cm
  • Norton: 24.1 cm
  • McLeod Hill: 24 cm
  • McNamee: 24 cm
  • Irishtown: 22.6 cm
  • Bas-Caraquet: 22.2 cm 
  • Chamcook: 22.1  cm
  • Miramichi: 20.8 cm
  • Lincoln: 20.5 cm
  • Millville: 20 cm
  • Sussex Corner: 17 cm
  • Big River: 15.5 cm
  • Bathurst: 14 cm

Prince Edward Island snowfall summary: 
  • Charlottetown: 19 cm
  • Boneshaw: 21.8 cm
  • New London: 19.8 cm
  • Borden: 19 cm
  • Wellington: 17.8 cm

Nova Scotia snowfall summary: 
  • Sydney: 26 cm
  • Greenwood: 19 cm
  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport: 17 cm
  • Yarmouth: 12 cm
  • Rawdon Gold Mines: 23.4 cm
  • West Porters Lake: 22.4 cm
  • Scots Bay: 18 cm
  • Wolfville: 18 cm
  • Middleton: 15.2 cm
  • Enfield: 12.7 cm
  • Sydney: 12.7 cm
  • Port Maitland: 12.7 cm
  • St. Anns: 12.7 cm
  • Bridgetown: 11.4 cm

Newfoundland snowfall summary: 
  • Deer Lake Airport: 23 cm
  • Burgeo: 21.1 cm
  • La Scie: 18.2 cm
  • Stephenville Airport: 16 cm
  • Millertown: 14.3 cm
  • Gander Int'l Airport: 14 cm
  • Badger: 13.8 cm
  • Cormack: 13.7 cm
  • Port aux Basques: 13.4 cm
  • Terra Nova National Park: 12.8 cm

Prince Edward Island peak wind gusts:
  • North Cape: 72 km/h
  • Charlottetown: 69 km/h

Nova Scotia peak wind gusts:
  • Grand Etang (Les Suetes): 167 km/h
  • Osborne Head: 95 km/h
  • Baccaro Point: 87 km/h
  • Briar Island: 85 km/h
  • Halifax Kootenay: 82 km/h
  • Beaver Island: 78 km/h
  • Yarmouth: 74 km/h
  • Sydney: 70 km/h
  • Western Head: 61 km/h

Newfoundland peak wind gusts:
  • Wreckhouse: 170 km/h
  • Port aux Basques: 100 km/h
  • Burgeo: 96 km/h
  • Bonavista: 96 km/h
  • St. John's Int'l Airport: 90 km/h

Based on ECCC Data



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