Greater Moncton Weather: (Extended forecast HERE)
Today: Mainly cloudy. High 28. Humidex 36.
Tonight: Mainly cloudy. Low 17
Tomorrow: Cloudy with a chance of showers. Maybe thundershowers. High 23. Humidex 32.
That nasty thunder storm was the cause of a huge power outage in Greater Moncton yesterday…at about 2:30 there were more than 25,000 customers with the lights, and air conditioners, off. By suppertime that number was down under 7,000 and this morning there are just a few places with no power in the city.
Experts predict gas prices could DROP 2¢ a litre tonight when the EUB adjusts prices. Regular self serve has been selling for just under $1.29 a litre this week in Greater Moncton. (Get up to date gas prices anytime HERE)
The no swim advisory was lifted at Parlee Beach yesterday but there are still some pretty upset folks who booked a long weekend at the park only to find out it wasn’t safe to swim Saturday Sunday or the holiday on Monday. Meanwhile beaches in the Cap Pele area were packed on NB Day Monday. Remember you can find out what the latest is on the swimming situation every day at NewCountry969.ca/SummerLinks
#Moncton: Lane reduction on Morton Avenue between McLaughlin Drive and Pascal-Poirier Street from 7 am to 5 pm until Friday, August 31. Info: https://t.co/j1kpGt6uhx
#Dieppe: Amirault Street will be reduced to one lane in each direction today at the intersection of Amirault and Vanier Streets.
#Dieppe: Lane reductions today, westbound on Champlain Street, between Paul Street and the entrance to CF Champlain. (the sidewalk on the north side will also be closed to all traffic.) #Paving
#RECALL Dollarama recalls the Skip Ball toy https://t.co/ZjCoEcF7ER
Major league baseball: The Jays lost 10-7 to Boston in extra innings last night. They play again tonight.
Get all the scores HERE.