Today through February 16, travelers in Rio de Janeiro state should plan journeys accounting for severe weather and potential flooding. The National Institute of Meteorology has warned of heavy rain and strong winds in parts of the state, including the city of Rio de Janeiro. As a precaution, the US Consulate has announced reduced staffing and limited emergency service provision for today.
Today, passengers transiting Quebec City Jean Lesage International Airport (YQB), Montreal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau International Airport (YUL), Toronto Pearson International Airport (YYZ), and Ottawa-Macdonald-Cartier International Airport (YOW) should reconfirm flights due to inclement weather in the area. Flights at both facilities are experiencing delays and cancellations.