Stormy weather causes power outages in eastern Newfoundland


Clarke's Beach, NL Sept 11, 2022

Rain is continuing across most of eastern Newfoundland this morning. Rain will continue throughout the day and Monday as Post-Tropical Storm Earl stalls off the southeastern coast of the Island.


Winds have dropped below warning criteria but will continue to be strong this morning with gusts to 90 km/h possible.


Rainfall forecast:

  • St. John's 40 to 70 mm

  • Carbonear 30 to 50 mm

  • Trepassey 25 to 45 mm

  • Placentia 15 to 20 mm


The MV Flanders, MV Marine Eagle, MV Terra Nova, and MV Grace Sparkes are not running due to severe weather.


Power outges as of 7:45 am

  • Victoria Park (Sudbury St to-Memorial Dr)

  • Fort Amherst

  • Harbour Dr (Water St-Southside Rd)

  • Blackhead Area (Whitty Pl-Cape Spear)

  • Shea Heights (Blackhead Rd- Irving Oil Tanks)

  • Shea Heights (Blackhead Rd-Hennessey Pl)

  • Southside Road (Mehands Ln-Blackhead Rd)

  • Mundy Pond (Columbus Dr-Cashin Ave Ext)

  • Mundy Pond (Hamilton Ave-Campbell Ave)

  • Beanont St (Cashin Ave-Golf Ave)

  • St. Clare's (Bennett Ave-Patrick St)

  • Craigmiller Ave-Cornwall Ave

  • Shaw St-Sudbury St

  • Foran St-Shaw St

  • Plesant St (Hamilton Ave-Springdale St)

  • Cowan Heights (Canada Dr-Gushue Hwy)

  • Cowan Heights (Burin St-Cowan Ave)

  • The Village (Topsail Rd-Canada Dr)

  • Cowan Heights (Team Gushue Hwy-Burin St)

  • Brookside - Harbour Mille