Natural Resources

Flooding

Date: 1977

Location: Insular Newfoundland

Easting:

Northing:

Latitude: 48° 58' 00" N

Longitude: 57° 57' 00" W

Fatalities:

Injuries: 0

Source: Environment Canada. Flooding Events in Newfoundland and Labrador - An Historical Perspective. Prepared by A.D. Kindervater, Inland Waters Directorate, Halifax, Nova Scotia. 80-WPMB-4. July 1980.

Across insular Newfoundland; the combination of rain and high temperatures on Christmas Day and Boxing Day melted the accumulation of snow; damages to city streets in Corner Brook were estimated to cost $100 000.

 
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