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P.E.I. weather, travel updates for Tuesday, Nov. 24

Today's Picture of the Day is by eight-year-old Yolanda Zhao.
Today's Picture of the Day is by eight-year-old Yolanda Zhao. - Contributed

Weather

It will be mostly cloudy and windy across the province Tuesday with a chance of precipitation and a high of 2 C.

P.E.I. forecast for Nov. 24-30, 2020. - SaltWire file
P.E.I. forecast for Nov. 24-30, 2020. - SaltWire file

 

Click here for weather updates throughout the day from the SaltWire Network weather desk.

Marine Forecast

November 24

CHALEUR - MISCOU: GALE WARNING

  • WIND: NW 40 knots in the morning diminishing to NW 30 knots in the evening

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT - WESTERN HALF: GALE WARNING

  • WIND: NW 35 knots in the morning diminishing to NW 30 knots in the afternoon

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT - EASTERN HALF: GALE WARNING

  • WIND: NW 35 knots in the morning diminishing to NW 30 knots in the afternoon

GULF – MAGDALEN: STORM WARNING

  • WIND: W 35 knots increasing to NW 50 knots in the afternoon. Wind diminishing to NW 40 knots in the evening
  • WAVES: 4 to 6 metres becoming 6 to 8 metres near noon then subsiding to 4 to 6 metres in the evening


Travel

Confederation Bridge

Confederation Bridge - Jason Malloy
Confederation Bridge - Jason Malloy

Bridge traffic restriction: For user safety, the Confederation Bridge has restricted certain classes of vehicles from crossing until the current high wind situation changes. Restricted classes include:

  • automobiles towing trailers,
  • motorcycles,
  • high-sided vehicles including trucks, tractor trailers, recreational vehicles, and buses.

Bridge restrictions were put into place at 4:30 a.m. Nov. 24.

For information on authorized travel to P.E.I., contact public authorities by email at [email protected] or by phone 902-368-5025. Cash is not accepted at this time.

For updates, visit confederationbridge.com.


Northumberland Ferries Limited

Northumberland Ferries Limited - Contributed
Northumberland Ferries Limited - Contributed

Be advised: Due to the weather, all sailings for Tuesday, Nov. 24 have been cancelled.

For more information, visit Ferries.ca or call the Wood Islands ferry terminal at 902-962-3635.


Charlottetown Airport

Charlottetown Airport - Contributed
Charlottetown Airport - Contributed

For flight schedules and COVID-19 travel information, visit flyyyg.com.

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