Alerts for: Burin Peninsula


12:03 AM NDT Saturday 23 March 2019
Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Burin Peninsula

Rainfall, combined with melting snow, is expected.

Rainfall amounts up to 40 mm are expected by Sunday morning.

A low pressure system will approach the island tonight and bring rain to southern and eastern Newfoundland. There will be a short-lived break from the rain early in the day on Saturday, before another period of showers begins Saturday afternoon.

Showers will transition to flurries Saturday evening.

Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. If visibility is reduced while driving, slow down, watch for tail lights ahead and be prepared to stop.

Rainfall warnings are issued when significant rainfall is expected.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to or tweet reports using #NLwx.


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