Headlines: Rainy today (15 to 25 mm). Maybe wet snow in some areas this morning. Windy. Temps steady near plus 5 / RCMP still looking for missing 15 yr old Moncton boy / Gas prices supposed to DROP 2 cents tonight / Fire damages Sports Rock in Dieppe / Red Sox beat Dodgers in game one of World Series
Greater Moncton Weather: (Extended forecast HERE)
Today: Rainy (15 to 25 mm). Maybe wet snow in some areas this morning. Windy. Temps steady near plus 5.
Tonight: Another 5-10mm of rain changing to wet snow overnight. Windy. Low zero.
Tomorrow: A few flurries ending near noon then sun & clouds. Windy. High +4.
***TRAVEL WARNING: If you are heading towards Fredericton and Western/Northern NB today/tonight/tomorrow:
Special Weather Statement: Potential for accumulating snow over parts of northern and western New Brunswick today and Thursday…”Snow will slowly spread northward this morning and continue into early Thursday morning. Accumulations of 10 to 15 cm are currently forecast through Wednesday night, with amounts possibly exceeding 20 cm over higher terrain by Thursday evening.”
We have weather & travel links on our Storm Watch page!
Gas prices are supposed to DROP about 2¢ a litre tonight. Regular self serve is selling for just under $1.25 a litre at most places this week in Greater Moncton.
(Get up to date gas prices anytime HERE)
RCMP are still looking for a missing 15 year old Moncton boy…
— RCMP New Brunswick (@RCMPNB) October 23, 2018
Benjamin Blanchard was last seen just after 6 p.m. on Monday (October 22nd), on Myers Street in Moncton. He is approximately five foot six and weighs 130 pounds, and has green eyes and brown hair. He was last seen wearing blue jeans and a black hooded sweatshirt. Anyone with information about Benjamin Blanchard’s whereabouts is asked to contact Codiac Regional RCMP at 506-857-2400.
— Times & Transcript (@TimesTranscript) October 23, 2018
A fire at the Sports Rock in Dieppe yesterday morning…Apparently someone reported smoke coming from the rear of the building around 9am…The Times & Transcript reports that the Dieppe Fire Department found the fire in the ceiling between the main floor and the second story. The fire is under investigation.
New Brunswick’s environment minister says Ottawa’s plan to impose a carbon tax on the province’s consumers defies logic. https://t.co/d2I1HiNKY9
— Global New Brunswick (@Global_NB) October 23, 2018
— GovCanHealth (@GovCanHealth) October 23, 2018
Paige is a pro fighter here for the UFC Moncton event Saturday night…Last night she asked what she should do while she’s here…(warning…this is Twitter…we are not responsible for content…could be NSFW)
Just landed in Moncton Canada! What should I do while I’m here!?:)
— Paige VanZant (@paigevanzant) October 24, 2018
— CBS News (@CBSNews) October 24, 2018
Not sure the Red Sox thought this one through…. pic.twitter.com/Pv3pD0bSrF
— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) October 24, 2018
Get all the scores HERE.