Halifax, NS

-6°C

Fair

Halifax, NS

-6°C

Fair

Feels Like: -15
Wind: NW 37km/h
Sunrise: 7:10
Sunset: 16:46

Relative Humidity: 62%
Pressure: 102.3 kPa
Visibility: 24.0 km
Ceiling: 30000 ft

Farmzone: Halifax, Nova Scotia change_»

Special Weather Statement

Issued at 04:29 Thursday 15 November 2018

Summary

Another storm to affect the Maritimes on Friday. A low pressure system will move up the eastern US seaboard Thursday night and likely track over the province on Friday. Precipitation is expected to begin in the west early Friday morning and spread to Cape Breton by Friday afternoon. Precipitation will begin as snow then transition through ice pellets to rain by Friday evening for much of Nova Scotia. Snow and rain will taper to scattered flurries or showers overnight into Saturday morning. Strong southeast to easterly winds are also expected ahead of the system during the day on Friday. At this time, Cumberland County and northern parts of Colchester County are under a snowfall warning and are forecast to receive the highest snowfall amounts where up to 15 cm are expected by Friday evening. However, there is still considerable uncertainty in the exact track of the system which will affect total rain and snowfall amounts seen across the province. Keep updated on the latest forecasts as wind or additional snowfall warnings may be required. ### 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.


Special Weather Statement

Issued at 04:29 Thursday 15 November 2018

Summary

Another storm to affect the Maritimes on Friday. A low pressure system will move up the eastern US seaboard Thursday night and likely track over the province on Friday. Precipitation is expected to begin in the west early Friday morning and spread to Cape Breton by Friday afternoon. Precipitation will begin as snow then transition through ice pellets to rain by Friday evening for much of Nova Scotia. Snow and rain will taper to scattered flurries or showers overnight into Saturday morning. Strong southeast to easterly winds are also expected ahead of the system during the day on Friday. At this time, Cumberland County and northern parts of Colchester County are under a snowfall warning and are forecast to receive the highest snowfall amounts where up to 15 cm are expected by Friday evening. However, there is still considerable uncertainty in the exact track of the system which will affect total rain and snowfall amounts seen across the province. Keep updated on the latest forecasts as wind or additional snowfall warnings may be required. ### 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.