A low pressure system is forecast to affect Pictou County late Wednesday into Thursday.
Special weather statement in effect for Pictou County
An intensifying low pressure system is forecast to pass south of the Great Lakes on Wednesday and make its way across the Bay of Fundy on Thursday. Current indications suggest most of Nova Scotia should see rain with amounts possibly exceeding 25 millimetres by Thursday afternoon. There is still uncertainty in the track of the low and some areas may see the precipitation falling as snow and or freezing rain. We will continue to monitor the development of this low pressure system.
The public is advised to monitor future forecasts and warnings as warnings may be required or extended.