Public Advisory: Adverse Weather Conditions Anticipated

  • Municipal Affairs and Environment

February 18, 2020

The Provincial Government is monitoring forecast information on an approaching weather system anticipated to affect parts of the province and expected to bring snowfall beginning overnight and transition through to heavy rain with mild temperatures tomorrow morning (Wednesday, February 18). High winds are anticipated to begin midday on Wednesday.

Please follow the latest weather forecast warnings for your area 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 appropriate provisions are made for the delivery of services during anticipated weather events. If possible, residents are asked to clear fire hydrants of snow in case of emergency.

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

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Media contact
Lynn Robinson
Municipal Affairs and Environment
709-729-5449, 691-9466

2020 02 18 3:35 pm