Heavy rain forecast for Friday and Saturday

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A rainfall warning is in effect for the weekend.

AMHERST – A rainfall warning is in effect for Cumberland County.

Environment Canada is forecasting up to 80 mm of rain through Saturday as a low pressure system from the Great Lakes region stalls over the Maritimes.

Moisture of a tropical origin will wrap around the system and produce heavier rain in western Nova Scotia and around the Bay of Fundy.

Lesser amounts are forecast for Sunday.

Because of the forecast, a number of yardsales scheduled for Saturday have been postponed as has the ladies get acquainted scramble and luncheon and Taylor Made fitting day at the Amherst Golf Club.

Organizations: Environment Canada, Taylor Made, Amherst Golf Club

Geographic location: Cumberland County, Great Lakes, Nova Scotia Bay of Fundy

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