Storm Preparedness Notice:
As many residents are aware, Environment Canada has issued tropical storm and hurricane watches for the Avalon Peninsula.
The forecast information indicate the weather system is anticipated to track near or over the Avalon region Friday night into Saturday.
Regional forecast information is updated regularly by Environment Canada ( https://weather.gc.ca/warnings/index_e.html?prov=nl ).
Residents are asked to
* Secure loose items around your house eg. Lawn furniture and clear drains and basins
* Trim branches and cut dead trees
* Be prepared—make sure you have your emergency kit prepared with food, water, batteries, a portable radio, and prescription medications for up to 72 hours in case of a power outage, or other effects of the storm (Information on emergency kits can be found here: https://www.gov.nl.ca/beprepared/be-prepared/… )
* Charge your devices