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AWCN17 CWHX 211839  
WEATHER SUMMARY  
FOR LABRADOR  
ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 3:39 P.M. ADT SUNDAY 21 MAY 2017.  
 
DISCUSSION.  
 
WINTRY HOLIDAY WEEKEND.  
 
A SLOW-MOVING LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM INTENSIFIED AS IT TRACKED EASTWARD  
ACROSS NEWFOUNDLAND THIS WEEKEND. THIS STORM BROUGHT RAIN, SNOW AND  
STRONG WINDS TO SOUTHEASTERN LABRADOR.  
 
THE FOLLOWING IS A SUMMARY OF WEATHER EVENT INFORMATION RECEIVED BY  
ENVIRONMENT AND CLIMATE CHANGE CANADA AS OF 3:30 P.M. NDT TODAY.  
 
1. SUMMARY OF PRECIPITATION AMOUNTS (FROM RAIN AND MELTED SNOW) IN  
MILLIMETRES:  
 
CARTWRIGHT: 58.0  
MARY'S HARBOUR: 42.7  
BLANC-SABLON: 24.8  
L'ANSE AU LOUP: 23.0  
 
2. SUMMARY OF SNOWFALL IN CENTIMETRES:  
 
CARTWRIGHT: 51.6  
BLANC-SABLON: 7.6  
L'ANSE AU LOUP: 4.0  
 
3. SUMMARY OF PEAK WIND GUSTS IN KILOMETRES PER HOUR:  
 
BLANC-SABLON: 102  
L'ANSE AU LOUP: 98  
CARTWRIGHT: 85  
MARY'S HARBOUR: 85  
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SUMMARY MAY CONTAIN PRELIMINARY OR UNOFFICIAL  
INFORMATION AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A COMPLETE OR FINAL REPORT.  
 
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