Alerts in Effect
Rainfall WarningIssued at 21:04 Friday 21 October 2016
Periods of rain, at times heavy, will continue until Saturday night with totals between 60 and 90 mm. Local amounts near 120 mm are possible, especially in communities near the St. Lawrence River.
Rainfall totals (millimetres) in the last 36 hours up to 8 pm EDT:
St. Anicet 71.2
Kingston Airport 61.6
Point Petre 57.1
Ottawa Airport 41.8
Ottawa Botanical Gardens 37.0.
Cornwall 63 in 31 hours up to 7 pm EDT (volunteer observer).
This rainfall is due to a moisture laden low pressure system over Connecticut this evening, moving to Southeastern Quebec Saturday.
Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible.
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