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P.E.I. weather, travel updates for Friday, Sept. 25

Today's Picture of the Day is by six-year-old Melinda Zhao.
Today's Picture of the Day is by six-year-old Melinda Zhao. - Contributed

Weather

It will be mostly sunny across the province Friday with a 10 per cent chance of precipitation and a high of 16 C.

P.E.I. forecast for Sept. 25 to Oct. 1, 2020. - SaltWire file
P.E.I. forecast for Sept. 25 to Oct. 1, 2020. - SaltWire file

 

Click here for weather updates throughout the day from the SaltWire Network weather desk.


Marine Forecast

September 25

CHALEUR - MISCOU: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: W 15 to 20 knots increasing to W 20 to 25 knots in the morning. Wind diminishing to variable 15 knots in the evening

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT - WESTERN HALF:

  • WIND: Variable 10 to 15 knots

NORTHUMBERLAND STRAIT - EASTERN HALF:

  • WIND: Variable 10 to 15 knots

GULF – MAGDALEN: STRONG WIND WARNING

  • WIND: W 20 to 25 knots diminishing to W 15 to 20 knots in the evening
  • WAVES: 2 to 3 metres subsiding to 1 to 2 metres

Travel

Confederation Bridge

Confederation Bridge - Jason Malloy
Confederation Bridge - Jason Malloy

Attention: Restrictions on interprovincial traffic (within the Atlantic provinces only) due to COVID-19 have been lifted and the bridge is open to all traffic. A reminder that cash is not accepted at this time. For information on authorized travel to P.E.I., contact public authorities by email at publicsafety@gov.pe.ca or by phone at 902-368-5025. For travel information to New Brunswick, call 1-800-462-8387.

For updates, visit confederationbridge.com.


Charlottetown Airport

Charlottetown Airport - Contributed
Charlottetown Airport - Contributed

For flight schedules and COVID-19 travel information, visit flyyyg.com.

RELATED: COVID-19 information and what to expect when you travel


Northumberland Ferries Limited

Northumberland Ferries Limited - Contributed
Northumberland Ferries Limited - Contributed

Passengers are advised to check-in at least 40 minutes before departure to allow time for the additional screening procedures implemented for everyone’s safety. Walk-on passengers may check-in 30 minutes before departure. Northumberland Ferries Limited strongly recommends all customers – including walk-ons – make a reservation online or by calling toll free 1-877-762-7245.

Daily round-trip sailings from Sept. 8 to Nov. 30:

  • Departing Wood Islands, P.E.I. — Monday to Friday: 6:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m.; Saturday to Sunday: 8 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 2:30 p.m., 5:30 p.m.
  • Departing Caribou, N.S. — Monday to Friday: 8 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m.; Saturday to Sund34eday: 9:30 a.m., 1 p.m., 4 p.m., 7 p.m.

To read the NFL’s COVID-19 response measures, click here.

For more information, visit Ferries.ca or call the Wood Islands ferry terminal at 902-962-3635.

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