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St. Peter's, NS

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT


Significant rainfall and strong winds are expected. The frozen ground has reduced ability to absorb this rainfall. Total rainfall: 25 to 50 mm. Locally higher amounts possible. Maximum wind gusts: southerly 70 to 90 km/h. Locations: most of Nova Scotia, including Cape Breton. Time span: Friday evening until Saturday evening. Similar storms in the past have caused pooling of water on roadways and localized flooding in low lying areas. Significant snowmelt and runoff may occur. Be sure to clear storm drains and gutters of ice and other debris. Rainfall warnings are likely to be issued by Friday morning. Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to NSstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #NSStorm.

Current ConditionsObserved at: Hart Island

-1°C

Wind:
NW 29 km/h
More details
Temperature:
-1.3°C
Pressure:
100.4 kPa
Dew point:
-2.1°C
Humidity:
95%
Date:
Observed at:
Hart Island

ForecastForecast issued:

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT


Significant rainfall and strong winds are expected. The frozen ground has reduced ability to absorb this rainfall. Total rainfall: 25 to 50 mm. Locally higher amounts possible. Maximum wind gusts: southerly 70 to 90 km/h. Locations: most of Nova Scotia, including Cape Breton. Time span: Friday evening until Saturday evening. Similar storms in the past have caused pooling of water on roadways and localized flooding in low lying areas. Significant snowmelt and runoff may occur. Be sure to clear storm drains and gutters of ice and other debris. Rainfall warnings are likely to be issued by Friday morning. Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to NSstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #NSStorm.

Detailed ForecastForecast issued:

A mix of sun and cloud
Fri, 23 Feb
C
A mix of sun and cloud. Wind becoming southwest 20 km/h late in the afternoon. High plus 3. Wind chill minus 7 in the morning. UV index 2 or low.
Night:Cloudy. Rain beginning near midnight. Fog patches developing near midnight. Amount 5 to 10 mm. Wind southwest 20 km/h becoming south 30 gusting to 50 after midnight. Temperature rising to plus 5 by morning.
Periods of rain
Sat, 24 Feb
C
Periods of rain. Windy. High 8.
Night:Rain or snow. Windy. Low minus 8.
Sunny
Sun, 25 Feb
-3°C
Sunny. High minus 3.
Night:Clear. Low minus 9.
A mix of sun and cloud
Mon, 26 Feb
C
A mix of sun and cloud. High zero.
Night:Cloudy periods. Low minus 4.
A mix of sun and cloud
Tue, 27 Feb
C
A mix of sun and cloud. High plus 4.
Night:Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. Low plus 3.
Chance of showers
Wed, 28 Feb
10°C
Cloudy with 60 percent chance of showers. High 10.
Normals:
Max-1°C.Min-9°C.
Sunrise:
6:53 AST
Sunset:
17:42 AST

Averages and extremes

Yesterday's Data

Max:
-0.1°C
Min:
-2.3°C
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