Alerts for: Queens County

Warnings

4:33 AM ADT Friday 22 March 2019
Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Queens County

Rain, heavy at times is expected.

A developing low pressure system over the eastern seaboard of the United States is expected to track northeastward to lie over southern Maine this evening.

Rain at times heavy and strong southeasterly winds are expected to develop over southwestern Nova Scotia ahead of the low late this morning. The rain is then forecast to spread eastward reaching Cape Breton by late this afternoon. The heavier precipitation will taper to scattered showers this evening.

Total rainfall amounts of 25 to 35 mm are expected.

If visibility is reduced while driving, turn on your lights and maintain a safe following distance. Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible.

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.

 

Statements

4:33 AM ADT Friday 22 March 2019
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Queens County

A low pressure system is expected to bring rain and strong winds to the region today and into early Saturday. Higher than normal water levels are expected along the Atlantic coast during high tide tonight and again, to a lesser extent, Saturday morning.

In addition, rainfall warnings have been issued for regions of Nova Scotia along the Atlantic coast and most of Cape Breton. Total rainfall amounts of 25 to 35 mm are expected for these areas.

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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