Alerts for: Burin Peninsula

Warnings

4:56 AM AST Saturday 06 February 2016
Wind warning in effect for:

  • Burin Peninsula

Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

Northwesterly winds gusting up to 120 km/h will develop along parts of the coast this morning then start to subside this afternoon.

Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. Loose objects may be tossed by the wind and cause injury or damage.

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

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to weatherNLWO@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports to #NLwx.

 

4:52 AM AST Saturday 06 February 2016
Flash freeze warning in effect for:

  • Burin Peninsula

Temperatures are forecast to fall rapidly. Ponding water, slush, and any falling precipitation will freeze as the temperature drops.

After a period of rain and mild temperatures, a rapid drop in temperature is forecast later this morning resulting in flash freeze conditions.

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

Flash freeze warnings are issued when a rapid drop in temperature is expected, that can cause water from rain or melted snow on streets and sidewalks to quickly freeze.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to weatherNLWO@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports to #NLwx.

 

4:49 AM AST Saturday 06 February 2016
Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Burin Peninsula

Rain, heavy at times is expected.

Rain, at times heavy, will taper off or change to flurries this morning. Additional rainfall accumulations of 10 to 20 mm are expected.

Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. If visibility is reduced while driving, turn on your lights and maintain a safe following distance.

Rainfall warnings are issued when significant rainfall is expected.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to weatherNLWO@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports to #NLwx.

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