Life is full of firsts

Even at 37 years old now, life is still full of firsts.

For instance, this is the first time I have ever seen this:

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Both a Rainfall Warning and a Blizzard Warning!

Warnings

Antigonish County
4:57 AM AST Sunday 03 February 2013
Rainfall warning for
Antigonish County issued

20 to 40 millimetres of rain expected tonight and Monday morning.

This is a warning that significant rainfall is expected or occurring in these regions. Monitor weather conditions..listen for updated statements.

A low pressure system will develop southwest of Nova Scotia today and will intensify rapidly tonight. It will still continue to intensify Monday as it moves over the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Snow at times heavy will develop this afternoon and evening through central eastern and northern sections of Nova Scotia. Over Eastern Nova Scotia and Cape Breton the snow will change to rain at times heavy this evening mixed at times with freezing rain. The rain will change back to snow during the day Monday as very strong northwesterlies develop and bring back colder temperatures. Blizzard conditions can be expected Monday afternoon and evening in Antigonish County and the Cape Breton Highlands.

Antigonish County
4:57 AM AST Sunday 03 February 2013
Blizzard warning for
Antigonish County issued

Blizzard conditions expected Monday afternoon and evening with snow blowing snow and winds gusting to 100 km/h.

This is a warning that blizzard conditions with near-zero visibilities are expected or occurring in these regions. Monitor weather conditions..listen for updated statements.

A low pressure system will develop southwest of Nova Scotia today and will intensify rapidly tonight. It will still continue to intensify Monday as it moves over the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Snow at times heavy will develop this afternoon and evening through central eastern and northern sections of Nova Scotia. Over Eastern Nova Scotia and Cape Breton the snow will change to rain at times heavy this evening mixed at times with freezing rain. The rain will change back to snow during the day Monday as very strong northwesterlies develop and bring back colder temperatures. Blizzard conditions can be expected Monday afternoon and evening in Antigonish County and the Cape Breton Highlands.

Stay tuned…

Lisa

Lisa (Verkley) Schuyler is a blogger reporting live from her new home in Canada’s Yukon Territory. Often found wearing a hoodie, covered in pet hair, Lisa is a mis-placed forester who now spends her days engineering happiness for WordPress users. Lisa loves nature, animals, and most importantly, her handsome husband Jeff.

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