PHOTOS: Dangerous squalls create havoc with whiteouts on Ontario roads
Avalon Peninsula North
Alerts in Effect
Winter Storm WarningIssued at 22:56 Monday 01 March 2021
Significant snow, strong winds, and blowing snow are expected.
Total snowfall: near 15 cm.
Maximum wind gusts: southeasterly 80 km/h, except 100 over exposed areas.
Locations: central and eastern Newfoundland.
Time span: early Tuesday morning until Tuesday afternoon.
Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become difficult to navigate due to accumulating snow. Visibility will be suddenly reduced to near zero at times in heavy snow and blowing snow.
Winter storm warnings are issued when multiple types of severe winter weather are expected to occur together.
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.