Adverse weather is expected in Newfoundland and Labrador

It is important to be prepared for weather events. See below for tips to help you be prepared before and during the event:

  • If you experience an outage with your personal telephone line, try calling 911 from another line or safely make your way to the nearest emergency service provider for help.
  • Call 1-800-474-5711 (Newfoundland Power) or 1-888-737-1296 (NL Hydro) to report an outage or receive information about an outage.
  • Follow all instructions from municipal and provincial agencies to help you prepare for the impending weather.
  • Keep your devices charged and have extra batteries on hand.
  • Ensure you have an adequate emergency kit including food and water for 72 hours.
  • Check on family and neighbours when it is safe to do so.