Fiona

Hurricane Fiona approaching Puerto Rico on the morning of Sept. 18.

Those living in Pictou County and elsewhere have been warned to take extra precautions to stay safe as Hurricane Fiona approaches Nova Scotia.

Heavy rain and strong winds and wind gusts are expected to intensify overnight Friday and into Saturday morning at the storm tracks northward toward eastern P.E.I., western Newfoundland and Labrador and parts of Quebec.