Alerts for: Channel-Port aux Basques and vicinity

Warnings

10:43 AM NST Friday 17 November 2017
Wreckhouse wind warning in effect for:

  • Channel-Port aux Basques and vicinity

Very strong wind gusts are expected or occurring

Strong southeasterly winds will persist in the Wreckhouse this afternoon with gusts reaching up to 140 km/h. Winds are expected to diminish early this evening.

Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions due to high winds. Drivers may lose control of their vehicles; tall vehicles are at risk of being overturned.

Wreckhouse 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 ec.weathernlwo.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #NLwx.

 

10:43 AM NST Friday 17 November 2017
Wind warning in effect for:

  • Channel-Port aux Basques and vicinity

Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

East to southeasterly winds will continue to strengthen today, with gusts reaching 110 km/h along parts of the coast prone to enhancement from these directions.

Winds are expected to diminish late this afternoon in the Port aux Basques area, and in the mid to late evening hours along the West Coast.

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 ec.weathernlwo.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #NLwx.

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