Public Advisory: Adverse Weather Conditions Anticipated

  • Municipal Affairs and Environment

31 January 2020

The Provincial Government is monitoring forecast information on a weather system that is anticipated to affect some areas of the province this weekend. Heavy snowfall is forecast to begin Sunday morning and heavy rainfall is possible for parts of the island later that day.

Please follow the latest weather forecast warnings for your region of the province here.

Municipalities and local service districts should review their emergency management plans; ensure infrastructure such as roads, ditches and drains are clear of debris; and ensure appropriate provisions are made for the delivery of services during anticipated weather events.

Residents and communities are asked to use caution and to take measures to ensure personal safety. Information regarding emergency preparedness is available at www.getprepared.gc.ca.

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Media contact
Lynn Robinson
Municipal Affairs and Environment
709-729-5449, 691-9466
lynnrobinson@gov.nl.ca

2020 01 31 3:50 pm