Rainfall Warning Issued


5:12 AM EDT Monday 22 April 2019
Rainfall warning in effect for:

Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island
Rain, heavy at times is expected. The frozen ground has a reduced ability to absorb this rainfall.

Periods of rain will continue today and tonight before gradually coming to an end late Tuesday.

Total rainfall amounts of 30 to 50 mm are possible by Tuesday evening.

For information concerning flooding, please consult your local Conservation Authority or Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry District office.

Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible. If visibility is reduced while driving, turn on your lights and maintain a safe following distance. Don’t approach washouts near rivers, creeks and culverts. Keep children and pets away from creeks and river banks.