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Heavy rain Tuesday afternoon to early Wednesday for Atlantic coast of Nova Scotia

By Kelli Rickard Jan 16, 2024 | 9:42 AM

Another very wet day for some parts of Nova Scotia.

Environment Canada has issued a rainfall warning for Shelburne, Queens, Lunenburg, Halifax, and Guysborough counties.

The forecast calls for 25-30mm of rain following a few centimeters of snow Tuesday afternoon to early Wednesday morning.

Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible.

While it won’t be as windy as with the last couple of systems to hit the province, for Inverness County, a les suĂȘtes wind warning has been issued with maximum gusts to 120 km/hr from Margaree Harbour to Bay St Lawrence Tuesday evening to Wednesday.

The forecaster advises to be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions due to high winds.