Alerts for: Grand Lake and Queens County

Warnings

10:48 PM AST Saturday 31 January 2015
Winter storm warning in effect for:

  • Grand Lake and Queens County

Hazardous winter conditions are expected.

An intensifying low pressure system will track across Nova Scotia into the Gulf of St Lawrence tonight. Snow, at times heavy, will persist over southeastern New Brunswick tonight, and strong northerly winds will give frequent blowing snow and significantly reduced visibilities. Conditions will improve overnight or early Sunday morning. Total snowfall amounts of 15 to 35 centimetres are expected.

Consider postponing non-essential travel until conditions improve. Prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions. Take extra care when walking or driving in affected areas.

Winter Storm Warnings are issued when multiple types of severe winter weather are expected to occur together.

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Stay up to date with Weatheradio or your local media. Email reports of severe weather to weatherASPC@ec.gc.ca or call 1-877-815-9900. You may tweet reports using the hashtag #NBStorm.

 

Statements

10:52 PM AST Saturday 31 January 2015
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Grand Lake and Queens County

Snow expected to develop on Monday.

A low pressure system will approach the Maritimes on Monday and spread snow across the region. The snow will persist into Tuesday and be accompanied by strong winds. Current indications suggest that the heaviest snowfall will be over southern and eastern sections of the province.

The public is advised to monitor future forecasts and warnings as warnings may be required.

Please monitor the latest forecasts and warnings from Environment Canada at www.weatheroffice.gc.ca.

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