4:52 AM ADT Saturday 29 March 2014
Rainfall warning in effect for:
Rainfall amounts of 30 to 40 millimetres forecast by Sunday evening.
This is a warning that significant rainfall is expected in these regions.
Monitor weather conditions..listen for updated statements.
A low pressure system approaching from the U.S. East Coast late today will
slowly pass south of Nova Scotia on Sunday and Monday.
The precipitation associated with this system will fall as rain over western
regions of Nova Scotia beginning late this evening with the heaviest
rainfall expected later in the day Sunday. Rainfall amounts of 30 to 40
millimetres are forecast by Sunday evening. Central areas of the province
will see precipitation begin briefly as snow or rain showers tonight before
changing over to an extended period of freezing rain overnight or early
Sunday and then to rain late in the day Sunday.
On Monday precipitation is expected to change back through ice pellets or
freezing rain to flurries over much of the province before ending overnight.
The public is advised to monitor future forecasts and warnings as warnings
may be extended.
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