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  • Writer's pictureKyle Sooley-Brookings

Parts of Nova Scotia records nearly 100 mm of rain & power outages #NSwx

Rainfall warnings were in effect across Cape Breton and eastern Nova Scotia over much of the weekend as heavy rain and freezing rain fell across parts of the province.

There were numerous power outages over Pictou, Antigonish, Guysborough and Inverness counties. As of 6:44 pm local time there were 3,384 customers without power in Nova Scotia.

In some areas, nearly 100 mm of rain was recorded. Below is a list of rainfall amounts.

Rainfall amounts:

  • St. Anns 94 mm

  • Sydney Airport 89 mm

  • Baddeck 86 mm

  • Ingonish Beach 76.8 mm

  • Northeast Margaree 62.1 mm

  • Eskasoni 54.5 mm

  • Malay Falls 43.6 mm

  • Margaree Forks 38 mm

  • Jimtown 36 mm

  • Trafalgar 33 mm

Based on ECCC Data

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