Firefighters throughout the county can sleep sound tonight knowing that we are expecting a significant rainfall eliminating the possibility of grass fires overnight.
Northumberland County has entered a special weather statement, see below.
Special weather statement in effect for:
- Cobourg – Colborne – Western Northumberland County
Significant rainfall expected to continue into tonight.
A band of rain has become established over the area. On and off rain can be expected to continue this evening into tonight before easing to scattered showers Monday.
Rainfall amounts in the 25 to 50 mm range are likely by Monday morning.