Alerts for: Halifax Metro and Halifax County West


8:30 PM AST Monday 22 January 2018
Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Halifax Metro and Halifax County West

Rainfall, combined with melting snow, is expected. The frozen ground has a reduced ability to absorb this rainfall.

A low pressure system will approach from the Great Lakes on Tuesday and track across northern New Brunswick Tuesday night.

Snow associated with this system will begin overnight tonight and change through ice pellets and freezing rain to rain by Tuesday afternoon. Total rainfall amounts of up to 30 mm are expected by overnight Tuesday into Wednesday morning when the rain ends.

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 or tweet reports using #NSStorm.


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