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AWCN10 CWUL 181145  
WEATHER SUMMARY  
FOR QUEBEC  
ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 7:45 A.M. EDT FRIDAY 18 OCTOBER 2019.  
 
DISCUSSION.  
 
A MAJOR FALL STORM RAPIDLY INTENSIFIED OVER NEW ENGLAND EARLY  
THURSDAY MORNING WITH HIGH WINDS BREAKING SEVERAL TREES AND NUMEROUS  
POWER OUTAGES REPORTED ACROSS THE PROVINCE. HEAVY RAINS HAVE ALSO  
CAUSED LOCALIZED FLOODING, AND STORM SURGE CAUSED COASTAL FLOODING  
IN SOME AREAS NEAR THE ST LAWRENCE RIVER.  
 
THE FOLLOWING IS A SUMMARY OF THE MORE SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL AMOUNTS  
(MM):  
 
SUROIT 70 TO 90  
LOWER LAURENTIANS 60 TO 80  
GREATER MONTREAL 60 TO 80  
RICHELIEU VALLEY 50-70  
CHALEUR BAY AND GASPE 40 TO 60  
CENTRE-DU-QUEBEC 30-50  
NORTH-SHORE 30 TO 50  
LANAUDIERE 30 TO 50  
MAURICIE 30 TO 40  
OUTAOUAIS 30-40  
ABITIBI-TEMISCAMINGUE 20 TO 40  
EASTERN TOWNSHIPS 20 TO 40  
 
THE FOLLOWING IS A SUMMARY OF PEAK WIND GUSTS (KM/H):  
 
ILE D'ORLEANS 124  
ISLE-AUX-GRUES 104  
CAP-D'ESPOIR 94  
BEAUPORT 89  
POINTE-DES-MONTS 89  
CAP TOURMENTE 87  
POINTE DE L'ISLET 85  
ILE AUX PERROQUETS 83  
QUEBEC (JEAN-LESAGE) 80  
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS SUMMARY MAY CONTAIN PRELIMINARY OR UNOFFICIAL  
INFORMATION AND DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A COMPLETE OR FINAL REPORT.  
 
END/QSPC  
 
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