March 26 blizzard

March 26 blizzard

Karla Kelly

The calendar says it's spring, but the forecast says Nova Scotians will be shovelling March 26 as a large winter storm is expected to hit the province. 

Click here for a slideshow of photos from the storm and its aftermath.

The Department of Highways plow makes its way up the Lent Road as it battles the high winds while working to keep the Weymouth and area highways cleared.

Berwick firefighters called out during March 26 blizzard

March 28, 2014 - 13 h 27

As winds gusted at hurricane-force strength and blowing and drifting snow caused whiteout conditions on March 26, the Berwick Volunteer Fire Department was called to the scene of power line problems...

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Berwick firefighters called out during March 26 blizzard

Fire trucks respond on bad roads during storm

March 27, 2014 - 16 h 58

By Karla Kelly and Jonathan Riley THE DIGBY COURIER NovaNewsNow.com

Snow blocked roads during the snowstorm made it difficult for at least three fire departments to respond...

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Fire trucks respond on bad roads during storm

Barge takes wild ride across Digby harbour

March 27, 2014 - 18 h 32

UPDATE: Friday, March 28 10 a.m.:

Two large fishing boats towed the barge back into position by the Digby wharf on the high tide near 9:30 a.m.

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Barge takes wild ride across Digby harbour

Spring storm blankets Hants County in snow

March 27, 2014 - 10 h 50

Hants County residents are shoveling out after a massive snowstorm hit the region yesterday, March 26.

The Province of Nova Scotia received 20-40 centimetres of snow during the 24-hour period,...

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Spring storm blankets Hants County in snow