A look at weather and alerts in Pictou County, including a freezing rain warning.
© JOHN BRANNEN - THE NEWS
A view down High St. in New Glasgow this morning.
Freezing rain warning for Pictou County continued
An extended period of freezing rain is expected.
This is a warning that an extended period of freezing rain is occurring in these regions. Monitor weather conditions..listen for updated statements.
A trough of low pressure just south of Nova Scotia will slowly move northward today. Freezing drizzle, freezing rain and ice pellets will eventually change to rain from south to north as temperatures climb above zero. There is the possibility Northern Nova Scotia including Cape Breton could see temperatures remain below freezing today and tonight.
Today, 23 December
Periods of freezing rain changing to rain or freezing rain this afternoon. Fog patches developing this afternoon. Wind northeast 20 km/h. High zero.
Tonight, 23 December
Rain or freezing rain. Rainfall amount 5 to 10 mm. Fog patches dissipating before morning. Wind northeast 20 km/h. Temperature steady near zero.
Tuesday, 24 December
Cloudy with 60 percent chance of flurries. Wind north 20 km/h gusting to 40. Temperature steady near zero.
Wednesday, 25 December
A mix of sun and cloud with 60 percent chance of flurries. Windy. Low minus 10. High minus 7.
Thursday, 26 December
A mix of sun and cloud with 60 percent chance of flurries. Low minus 12. High minus 2.
Friday, 27 December
A mix of sun and cloud with 60 percent chance of flurries. Low minus 7. High minus 3.
Saturday, 28 December
Sunny. Low minus 13. High minus 8.
Sunday, 29 December
A mix of sun and cloud. Low minus 10. High minus 2.