Alerts for: Channel-Port aux Basques and vicinity

Warnings

5:31 AM NDT Monday 22 September 2014
Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Channel-Port aux Basques and vicinity

Rain, at times heavy, is expected.

Heavy rain is expected to taper off this afternoon. Total rainfall amounts of 50 to 70 mm are expected with higher local amounts possible.

Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible. Watch for possible 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 weatherNLWO@ec.gc.ca or call 1-877-815-9900. You may tweet reports using the hashtag #NLwx.

 

5:25 AM NDT Monday 22 September 2014
Wreckhouse wind warning in effect for:

  • Channel-Port aux Basques and vicinity

Very strong wind gusts are expected or occurring

Strong southeasterly winds gusting to 140 km/h can be expected this morning.

Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions due to high winds. Very strong winds may push your vehicle around especially on roads through mountain passes and along deep valleys.

Wreckhouse Wind Warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging winds.

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.

 

5:23 AM NDT Monday 22 September 2014
Wind warning in effect for:

  • Channel-Port aux Basques and vicinity

Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

Strong southerly winds gusting to between 100 and 120 km/h over exposed areas are expected to develop this morning in the west and spread eastward today as an intense low pressure system tracks west of Newfoundland. Behind the low, southwesterly winds gusting to 100 km/h can be expected over parts of western and northern Newfoundland overnight and Tuesday morning.

Loose objects may be tossed by the wind and cause injury or damage. Avoid wooded areas to prevent injury from falling trees or branches. Campers should move to sturdy shelters.

Wind warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging winds.

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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