B.C.: Messy storm brings flood, avalanche, freezing rain risk
Barrios Beach, NS
Alerts in Effect
Snowfall WarningIssued at 04:51 Sunday 19 January 2020
Significant snowfall today
Total snowfall: 10 to 20 cm, with up to 30 over parts of Victoria County.
Maximum wind gusts: 50-70 km/h.
Locations: central, northern, and eastern Nova Scotia
Time span: today and this evening
Remarks: Snow will spread from mainland Nova Scotia to Cape Breton early this morning. Parts of the Atlantic coast will likely see a switch over to rain this afternoon and evening while areas further inland are expected to remain as snow. The heaviest snow is expected this morning and afternoon before tapering to flurries this evening.
Rapidly accumulating snow could make travel difficult over some locations.
Snowfall warnings are issued when significant snowfall is expected.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to NSstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #NSStorm.