Alerts in Effect
Winter Storm WarningIssued at 4:52 a.m. AST Thursday 27 November 2014
Hazardous winter conditions are expected. Significant amounts of snow are expected. A low pressure system will track across Nova Scotia today. Snow at times heavy will persist this morning before tapering to flurries this afternoon. Further snowfall amounts of 5 to 15 centimetres are expected with this system. Additionally strong northeasterly winds have developed along areas adjacent to the Gulf of St Lawrence resulting in blowing snow over those regions.Details
Consider postponing non-essential travel until conditions improve. Prepare for quickly changing and deteriorating travel conditions. Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. 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 #NBStorm.