Alerts for: Avalon Peninsula North
10:21 PM NDT Saturday 20 October 2018
Rainfall warning in effect for:
- Avalon Peninsula North
Rain, at times heavy, is expected.
Rain expected Sunday into Monday.
Showers will develop tonight and persist through most of Sunday before becoming heavy at times on Sunday night. Total rainfall amounts between 30 and 60 mm are expected by the time the rain tapers off on Monday morning. Some higher amounts are possible, especially over western most sections from Goobies to Whitbourne. People traveling in the area are advised to check road reports for traffic disruptions before departing.
Additionally, storm drains should be cleared from leaves and other debris prior to the onset of the heavy rain.
Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible.
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 NLstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #NLwx.
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