Update: When it rains, it pours


UPDATE: 1:24 PM Environment Canada has now ended the special weather statement for the area.


11:01 AM EDT Sunday 18 June 2017
Special weather statement in effect for:

Agawa – Lake Superior Park
Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island
Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay
Rainfall amounts 20 to 40 mm with local amounts to 60 mm.

A low pressure system currently over Lake Michigan is expected to track slowly northeastwards over the next 24 hours. This moist system is expected to bring showers and thunderstorms producing general rainfall amounts of 20 to 40 mm. Areas where one or more thunderstorms track over the same location rainfall amounts could be on the order of 60 mm.

Craig Huckerby
Craig Huckerby is a seasoned broadcast and media professional with over 35 years in local media. Starting in television, Craig became known as "the weather guy" on local television before pioneering internet media in the Sault. Craig is credited for bringing local television back to the Sault via the internet in 2003 with LTVNEWS.COM and was instrumental in launching SooNews.ca and Local2.ca. Craig is happy to be part of the Sault's newest media team and website, SaultOnline.com


  1. So much for the predictors of a dust dry summer.
    This should really give the biting bugs a big boost.

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