Alerts for: Inverness County - south of Mabou

Statements

3:50 PM ADT Thursday 17 April 2014
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Inverness County - south of Mabou

Wintry weather expected Friday night.

A developing low pressure system is expected to pass south of Nova Scotia Friday night spreading a mixture of wintry precipitation over Cape Breton Island.

Latest indications suggest that precipitation will begin near midnight Friday night. Precipitation is expected to start as snow over the Highlands and rain or freezing rain elsewhere. The precipitation is expected to taper to showers or flurries as the system moves away Saturday morning.

At this time it is too soon to determine exact precipitation type or amounts as there is some uncertainty regarding the track and the intensity of the low.

The public is advised to monitor future forecasts and warnings as warnings may be required or extended.

Please monitor the latest forecasts and warnings from Environment Canada at www.weatheroffice.gc.ca.

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