Alerts for: Avalon Peninsula North


10:40 PM NDT Thursday 28 August 2014
Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Avalon Peninsula North

Rain, at times heavy, continues.

Heavy rain associated with a slow moving trough of low pressure will persist tonight before tapering to light rain Friday afternoon. Some areas have already received up to 25 millimetres of rainfall. Further local heavy downpours will result in additional rainfall amounts of 50 to 70 millimetres by Friday afternoon.

Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads.

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 or call 1-877-815-9900. You may tweet reports using the hashtag #NLwx.



Tropical Cyclone Information Statement currently issued

Stay connected