Quebec slammed by major snowstorm, 30+ cm in store for some
Abrams Village, PE
Alerts in Effect
Special Weather StatementIssued at 16:11 Monday 11 November 2019
Approaching storm to give mixed precipitation Tuesday and Tuesday night.
A developing low pressure system will affect Prince Edward Island beginning tonight. Precipitation will begin as snow tonight and change to rain on Tuesday morning. Currently, 5 to 10 centimetres of snowfall is forecast for Prince County and lower amounts further to the east. Total rainfall accumulations near 25 millimetres are expected on Tuesday and Tuesday night, although it is possible that higher amounts may fall in localized areas.
The rain is expected to change to flurries early Wednesday morning as cold westerly winds move into the region and temperatures quickly fall below freezing. Driving conditions may become icy as the cold air and flurries move in.
The travelling public are urged to prepare for potentially difficult driving conditions in snow and mixed precipitation late tonight and Tuesday morning.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to PEstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #PEStorm.