Alerts for: Fundy National Park
10:16 PM ADT Tuesday 11 March 2014
Winter storm warning in effect for:
- Fundy National Park
Snow and blowing snow are forecast Wednesday evening.
This is a warning that dangerous winter weather conditions are expected or occurring in these regions. Monitor weather conditions..listen for updated statements.
A low pressure system will track south of the Ohio Valley on Wednesday and then up the Eastern Seaboard Wednesday night to lie over the Gulf of Maine Thursday morning.
This system will bring snow at times heavy to most of the province by Wednesday evening and continue overnight giving up to 20 centimetres to some regions. The only region not expected to see significant snowfall amounts is Grand Manan and Coastal Charlotte County where the precipitation will fall mainly as rain and a rainfall warning is in effect.
Over northeastern regions of the province the combination of snow, strong winds and cold temperatures will give blizzard conditions by Thursday morning.
There is also the potential for an extended period of freezing rain and ice pellets near the Fundy coast early Thursday morning with this system as the warm front from this system stretches northeastward towards the Gulf of St Lawrence.
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