Alerts for: Halifax Metro and Halifax County West

Statements

10:56 PM ADT Tuesday 19 March 2019
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Halifax Metro and Halifax County West

System expected to bring rain and strong winds to the region Friday and Saturday.

A low pressure system is expected to form off or near the eastern seaboard and track northeastward towards the Maritimes on Friday. The system looks to bring primarily rain and strong winds to the province beginning on Friday and ending during the day on Saturday. There is also the possibility of higher than normal water levels along the Atlantic coast on Saturday.

At this time, there is considerable uncertainty in the track and timing of this low which will affect the amount and even type of precipitation expected. Please refer to future forecasts for potential warnings as the system draws nearer.

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

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