Alerts in Effect
Freezing Rain WarningIssued at 9:50 p.m. AST Friday 30 January 2015
A low pressure system will develop south of the region tonight and then intensify as it moves toward the maritimes Saturday. This disturbance will spread a mixture of snow and ice pellets across the region Saturday morning. The snow will change to freezing rain and then rain as temperatures reach and surpass the freezing mark late Saturday morning or afternoon.Details
Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots will become icy, slippery and hazardous. Consider postponing non-essential travel until conditions improve. Freezing Rain Warnings are issued when rain falling in sub-zero temperatures creates ice build-up and icy surfaces. Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Stay up to date with Weatheradio or your local media. Email reports of severe weather to weatherASPC@ec.gc.ca or call 1-877-815-9900. You may tweet reports using the hashtag #NSStorm.