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Alerts in Effect
Snowfall WarningIssued at 10:48 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 continue throughout the afternoon for a majority of mainland Nova Scotia. Along the Atlantic coast we 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 to continue this 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.