Special Weather Statement In Effect, Up to 75mm of Rain Possible


7:04 AM EDT Wednesday 26 August 2020
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Sault Ste. Marie – St. Joseph Island
  • Searchmont – Montreal River Harbour – Batchawana Bay

Thunderstorms with heavy rain possible tonight.

Hazard: Thunderstorms with heavy rain producing local amounts of 50 to 75 mm.

Locations: An area stretching from Sault Ste. Marie and Sudbury southeast across Georgian Bay to Lake Simcoe and the Kawartha Lakes.

Timing: From 5:00 P.M. EDT Wednesday to 7:00 A.M. EDT Thursday.

Environment Canada meteorologists will continue to monitor this developing situation closely. Rainfall warnings may be issued as the event approaches and details become clear.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to [email protected] or tweet reports using #ONStorm.


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