Alerts for: Avalon Peninsula North

Warnings

10:33 PM NST Thursday 29 January 2015
Freezing rain warning in effect for:

  • Avalon Peninsula North

Freezing rain is expected or occurring.

A low pressure system is forecast to track near or just east of the Avalon Peninsula Friday afternoon. Snow ahead of the system will spread over the island Friday morning. Over the Northern Avalon: Snow will change through ice pellets to freezing rain Friday morning before changing over to rain Friday afternoon. Around Trinity and Bonavista Bay: Snow will change to freezing rain Friday afternoon, before ending Friday evening.

Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery. Take extra care when walking or driving in affected areas.

Freezing Rain Warnings are issued when rain falling in sub-zero temperatures creates ice build-up and icy surfaces.

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

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