PHOTOS: Army will assist cleanup efforts in Newfoundland after intense blizzard
Alerts in Effect
Snowfall WarningIssued at 15:49 Saturday 18 January 2020
Snowfall expected on Sunday.
Total snowfall: 10 to 20 cm.
Maximum wind gusts: 50-70 km/h.
Locations: central and eastern Nova Scotia.
Time span: Sunday morning to Sunday evening.
Remarks: Snow will develop over western Nova Scotia early Sunday morning and spread towards Cape Breton by early Sunday afternoon. Parts of the Atlantic coast may see a switch over to rain in the afternoon and evening while areas further inland are expected to remain as snow. The heaviest snow is expected Sunday morning and afternoon before tapering to flurries Sunday 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.