Alerts for: Guysborough County


9:40 PM AST Tuesday 12 December 2017
Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Guysborough County

Rain, at times heavy, is expected.

A low pressure system approaching New England from the west will stall there tonight and Wednesday before moving northward on Thursday.

Rain at times heavy will spread across Nova Scotia tonight. Rainfall amounts up to 60 millimetres are expected for parts of the province before ending on Wednesday. In addition strong southeasterly winds gusting up to 80 km/h and mild temperatures can be expected across much of the province tonight, with the strongest winds most likely over the eastern half of the mainland and Cape Breton.

The strong onshore winds with this system will bring higher than normal water levels and rough surf along the Atlantic coast near high tide tonight and Wednesday.

Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads.

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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