Friday, November 01, 2019

Halloween Storm Update Ten

Halloween Storm Update Nine

10:55 AM ADT Friday 01 November 2019
Wind warning in effect for:

Inverness County - south of Mabou
Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

Maximum wind gusts: 100 km/h

Location: coastal areas of Western Cape Breton

Time span: this afternoon

Remarks: strong southerly winds will develop this afternoon over western Cape Breton as a cold front approaches. Wind gusts as high as 100 km/h are expected over parts of the coast.

Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions due to high winds.

Wind warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging winds.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to or tweet reports using #NSStorm.