Alerts for: Yarmouth County
8:04 AM ADT Wednesday 22 October 2014
Rainfall warning in effect for:
- Yarmouth County
A long episode of rain, at times heavy, is expected.
A slow moving low pressure system will approach the Maritimes today. Rain has begun over southern Nova Scotia and New Brunswick and will continue to spread north today. Rain is expected to continue into Friday with heavy downpours expected at times.
50 - 100 mm of rain is expected over the next 48 hours.
Please refer to your local forecast for more details and monitor future forecasts as warnings may be extended to other regions.
Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible. Watch for possible washouts near rivers, creeks and culverts.
Rainfall Warnings are issued when significant rainfall is expected.
Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Stay up to date with Weatheradio or your local media. Email reports of severe weather to weatherASPC@ec.gc.ca or call 1-877-815-9900. You may tweet reports using the hashtag #NSStorm.
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