Alerts for: St. John's and vicinity
3:53 PM NST Tuesday 18
Wind warning in effect for:
Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.
gusts: southerly 100 km/h along the coast.
Locations: southern and
Time span: midday Wednesday to early Wednesday
Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. Loose
objects may be tossed by the wind and cause injury or damage.
warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by
Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to NLstorm@canada.ca
or tweet reports using #NLwx.
3:52 PM NST Tuesday 18
Special weather statement in effect
Snow, rain, and strong southerly winds expected on Wednesday.
snowfall amounts: 5 to 10 cm.
Total rainfall amounts: 5 to 10 mm, except
up to 15 mm along the southern shore.
Maximum wind gusts: southerly
generally between 60 to 80 km/h except 100 along parts of the coast.
span: early Wednesday morning until Wednesday evening.
southerly winds will accompany the snow causing a few hours of poor visibilities
in snow and blowing snow over all areas on Wednesday morning.
will change to rain near noon or in the afternoon over all areas. Rain and mild
temperatures have the potential to cause localized flooding and water pooling on
The public should prepare for poor travel conditions on
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada.
To report severe weather, send an email to NLstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports