High winds forecast for Grand Manan and coastal Charlotte County on Monday

GRAND MANAN/COASTAL CHARLOTTE COUNTY – Environment Canada has issued a wind warning for Grand Manan and coastal Charlotte County including St. Stephen, Saint Andrews, and St. George.  Strong, potentially damaging winds will begin in the afternoon of Monday, Jan. 16 and last through Monday evening.

The Weather Network is showing maximum gusts for the St. Stephen area reaching 68 km/h around 5 p.m., when there will also be heavy rain. Saint Andrews shows potential gusts of 84 km/h, St. George is showing potential gusts at reaching 95 km/h, while Grand Manan shows potential gusts reaching 125 km/h.

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