Special weather statement in effect for:
Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island
Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay
A slow moving disturbance near Sault Ste Marie is expected to generate significant rainfall amounts for areas east of Lake Superior.
Radar indicates persistent rain at times heavy continues to fall near and east of Sault Ste Marie. Total Rainfall amounts of 25 to 40 mm are likely with locally higher amounts of 60 mm in thunderstorms.
Rainfall should taper off this evening.