East Coast Storm Warning 12-12-16

Snowfall Warnings for the East Coast 12-12-16

A low pressure system is expected throughout the entire East Coast today. Snowfall amounts of generally 15-20 centimetres is expected. Rapidly accumulating snow could make travel difficult over some locations.

More information will be posted as we receive it.

Travel Advisory – Marine Atlantic 12-12-16

Weather Impact Advisory

  •  Marine Atlantic advises customers that due to adverse weather in the Cabot Strait the following changes have been made to our schedule:

    • Port aux Basques to North Sydney Monday, December 12, 2016 at 2345 is now scheduled to depart Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 1145 weather permitting.
    • North Sydney to Port aux Basques Monday, December 12, 2016 at 2345 is now scheduled to depart Tuesday, December 13, 2016 at 1145 weather permitting.

 

Travel Advisory – Marine Atlantic December 2, 2016

Marine Atlantic advises customers that due to impending weather conditions the following changes have been made to our schedule:

  • Port aux Basques to North Sydney Friday, December 02, 2016 at 1145 is now scheduled to depart Saturday, December 03, 2016 at 1145 weather permitting.
  • North Sydney to Port aux Basques Friday, December 02, 2016 at 1145 is now scheduled to depart Saturday, December 03, 2016 at 1145 weather permitting.
  • Port aux Basques to North Sydney Friday, December 02, 2016 at 2345 is now scheduled to depart Saturday, December 03, 2016 at 1145 weather permitting.
  • North Sydney to Port aux Basques Friday, December 02, 2016 at 2345 is now scheduled to depart Saturday, December 03, 2016 at 1145 weather permitting.

Snowfall Alert for New Brunswick – December 1, 2016

Snowfall, with total amounts of 15 to 20 cm is expected.

An area of low pressure will move across New Brunswick today and tonight. This low pressure system will bring a mix of winter weather to the province. Central and northern parts of the province can expect to see as much as 25 cm of snow by this evening. Near Fredericton and south of the city the snow will change to rain near noon. Snowfall amounts will be highly variable across southern New Brunswick and along the Acadian coast as rain will significantly lower snowfall amounts.
Visibility may be suddenly reduced at times in heavy snow. There may be a significant impact on rush hour traffic in urban areas.

Travel Advisory – Marine Atlantic December 1, 2016

 Marine Atlantic advises customers that due to impending weather conditions the following changes have been made to our schedule:

    • Port aux Basques to North Sydney Thursday, December 01, 2016 at 2345 is now scheduled to depart Friday, December 02, 2016 at 1145 weather permitting.
    • North Sydney to Port aux Basques Thursday, December 01, 2016 at 2345 is now scheduled to depart Friday, December 02, 2016 at 1145 weather permitting.

    Potential Impact

    Due to impending weather conditions in the Cabot Strait we anticipate a potential impact to the following departures:

    • North Sydney  to Port aux Basques Friday, December 02, 2016 at 1145
    • Port aux Basques  to North Sydney Friday, December 02, 2016 at 1145

 

Oceanex Connaigra – Delay

Monday November 28, 2016

The Oceanex Connaigra en route to St. John’s is experiencing high winds and seas. This will delay arrival until 23:30 this evening. We apologize for the delay and thank all of our customers for understanding the many challenges faced during extreme weather conditions.

Weather warnings in Moncton

Monday November 28, 2016

A low pressure system is approaching the Maritimes and is currently experiencing high winds. Snow will spread across the region ahead of the system Tuesday night. The snow will possibly change to rain over southern areas on Wednesday. Significant accumulations of snow are possible and warnings may be required.

 

There are still some uncertainties with respect to the timing and amount of snow so it is important to continue to monitor forecasts and bulletins for updates.

 

Marine Atlantic advises customers that due to impending weather conditions in the Cabot Strait the following changes have been made to our schedule:

Port aux Basques to North Sydney Monday, November 28, 2016 at 2345 is now scheduled to depart Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 1145.
North Sydney to Port aux Basques Monday, November 28, 2016 at 2345 is now scheduled to depart Tuesday, November 29, 2016 at 1145.