Lost in the backwoods? How just three words could save your life
Scotch Hill, NS
Alerts in Effect
Les Suêtes Wind WarningIssued at 15:38 Friday 15 January 2021
Very strong wind gusts that may cause damage are expected or occurring.
Maximum Les Suetes gusts: 120 km/h.
Time span: Saturday evening until midday Sunday.
Remarks: Southeast winds will begin gusting Saturday evening and strengthen to 120 km/h overnight. It is possible winds may further strengthen Sunday morning before diminishing near midday.
Very strong winds may push your vehicle around especially on roads through mountain passes and along deep valleys. Very strong wind gusts can damage buildings, down trees and blow large vehicles off the road.
Les Suêtes wind warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging winds.
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.