A lot of Rain Expected

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4:50 AM EDT Wednesday 05 September 2018
Special weather statement in effect for:

Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island
Local rainfall amounts of 50 mm or more are possible today.

An area of heavy rain and isolated thunderstorms is affecting areas near Lake Superior this morning and will advance eastward as the morning progresses.

It is very likely that some areas may see significant rainfall amounts. However, there remains considerable uncertainty with regards to which areas may be most affected. In general, 30 to 40 mm are likely. However, locally higher amounts in excess of 50 mm are possible.

The rain will end from west to east this afternoon.

The area is being monitored for potential rainfall warnings.