Alerts for: Burin Peninsula
5:24 AM NST Saturday 27 February 2021
Snowfall warning in effect for:
- Burin Peninsula
Snow expected late this weekend.
Locations: southern Newfoundland.
Total snowfall accumulations: 15 to 25 cm.
Time span: overnight tonight through Sunday afternoon.
Maximum wind gusts: southeasterly 70 to 80 km/h.
Remarks: Snow will begin in the southwest overnight tonight then spread eastwards across the rest of Newfoundland Sunday morning. Over southern Newfoundland, the snow may become mixed with rain or drizzle late Sunday morning or in the afternoon. In addition, strong southeasterly winds may result in reduced visibilities in blowing snow near noon on Sunday.
Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions. Rapidly accumulating snow could make travel difficult over some locations.
Snowfall warnings are issued when significant snowfall 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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Need to travel Alberta Highway 93?
Go prepared with Highway 93 forecasts. Highway regions are available in the Alberta text forecast bulletin between Lake Louise and Jasper. (Photo by: Natalie Anderson)
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