Alerts for: Avalon Peninsula Southwest


10:58 AM NST Thursday 23 November 2017
Wind warning in effect for:

  • Avalon Peninsula Southwest

Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

Strong southeasterly winds will develop this afternoon, with gusts up to 100 km/h over exposed areas and along parts of the coast. Winds will shift to southwesterly later in the afternoon but remain strong, with gusts between 80 and 100 km/h ending early this evening.

Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. High winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break.

Wind warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging winds.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to or tweet reports using #NLwx.


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