Alerts for: Restigouche - Bonaventure
3:44 PM EDT Wednesday 12 March 2014
Winter storm warning in effect for:
- Restigouche - Bonaventure
A total of 30 to 50 centimetres of snow is expected along the
Appalachians and the eastern part of the Lower North Shore. Regions
closer to the St. Lawrence will see 15 to 25 centimetres. Strong
winds will create blowing snow which will strongly reduce
An intense low pressure system south of the Great Lakes will reach
the Maritimes tomorrow. Snow currently falling over Southern and Central Quebec will spread toward the Gaspé Peninsula tonight.
Northeasterly gusts of 60 to 100 km/h combined with snow will cause
blowing snow and greatly reduced visibilities.
Tomorrow morning, the storm will move into the Lower North Shore
while conditions will improve over Quebec City and the regions
further west. Plan your travels and consult road conditions before
Meanwhile, very cold temperatures combined with moderate winds will
generate wind chill values near -39 tonight and tomorrow morning over
the region of Chibougamau.
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