Alerts for: Queens County
4:44 AM ADT Thursday 23 October 2014
Rainfall warning in effect for:
- Queens County
A long episode of rain, at times heavy, continues.
A slow moving low pressure system will remain south of the Maritimes throughout the forecast period. Periods of rain, at times heavy, with embedded thundershowers, will persist over southern Nova Scotia and New Brunswick today. Rain is expected to continue into Friday. A total of 50 - 100 millimetres of rain is expected over the next 48 hours.
Please refer to your local forecast for more details and monitor future forecasts as warnings may be extended to other regions.
Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. 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 weatherASPC@ec.gc.ca or call 1-877-815-9900. You may tweet reports using the hashtag #NSStorm.
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