Alerts for: Stanley - Doaktown - Blackville Area

Warnings

9:11 PM ADT Wednesday 23 April 2014
Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Stanley - Doaktown - Blackville Area

Rainfall - evening to afternoon.

Rain is expected. The frozen ground has a reduced ability to absorb this rainfall.

A low pressure system south of the Maritimes will move eastward passing south of Nova Scotia tonight and Thursday. Rain associated with this feature will continue tonight before changing to snow after midnight in the north. The rain will gradually change to snow during the day in the south. Total rainfall amounts up to 30 mm are expected.

Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible. Avoid driving through water on roads. Even shallow fast moving water across a road can sweep a vehicle or a person away. Don't approach washouts near rivers, creeks and culverts.

Rainfall Warnings are issued when significant rainfall is expected.

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.

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