Alerts for: Inverness County - south of Mabou


10:56 AM AST Monday 17 December 2018
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Inverness County - south of Mabou

A mix of wintry weather expected today through Tuesday.

A slow moving low pressure system will track across Cape Breton Island tonight and then south of Newfoundland on Tuesday. Rain or snow is expected across Nova Scotia today. There is also a risk of freezing rain. The rain or rain/snow mix will change back to snow tonight or tomorrow morning as a gusty and colder north then northwesterly flow develops. The colder winds may give reduced visibility in blowing snow on Tuesday.

Snowfall amounts of 5 to 15 cm are possible by the end of the day Tuesday.

Higher than normal water levels and pounding surf are likely Tuesday afternoon and evening along the west coast of Cape Breton Island.

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


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