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P.E.I. weather, travel updates for Monday, June 29

Picture of the Day by 12-year-old Sarah Ding.
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Weather

It will be mostly cloudy with a chance of showers across the province Monday and a high of 23 C.

P.E.I. forecast for June 29 to July 5, 2020 - SaltWire Network
P.E.I. forecast for June 29 to July 5, 2020 - SaltWire Network

 


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



Travel

Confederation Bridge

The Confederation Bridge connects Prince Edward Island with New Brunswick.
The Confederation Bridge connects Prince Edward Island with New Brunswick.

 

*New information*

  • Attention: Effective July 3, restrictions on interprovincial traffic (within the Atlantic provinces only) due to COVID-19 will be lifted and the bridge will be 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 902-894-0385. For travel information to New Brunswick, call 1-800-462-8387.
  • All unnecessary interprovincial travel is currently prohibited by the public authorities. Shuttle and apprehensive driver service is closed. No cash at toll plaza.

For updates, visit confederationbridge.com.


Charlottetown Airport

The newly rebranded YYG Charlottetown Airport expects traffic will be down by as much as 80 per cent this year.
The newly rebranded YYG Charlottetown Airport expects traffic will be down by as much as 80 per cent this year.

 

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

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Northumberland Ferries Limited

Northumberland Ferries Limited
Northumberland Ferries Limited

 

Service is available Monday through Friday (no service on Saturday or Sunday) for large commercial trucks (larger than 30-feet in length) and their drivers only. Services for all other travellers will not be permitted until inter-provincial travel restrictions are lifted, or the travel is otherwise permitted by the public health authorities.

Hours of operation: Monday to Friday (no service on Saturday or Sunday)

  • Departing Wood Island, P.E.I. at 6:30 a.m., 9:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m. and 5:30 p.m.
  • Departing Caribou, N.S. at 8 a.m., 11:15 a.m. and 4 p.m. and 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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