Severe Thunderstorm Warning


At 4:16 p.m. EST, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing very strong wind gusts and up to nickel size hail.

The thunderstorm is located from Detroit to Port Lambton and is tracking northeast at 100 km/h. The main concerns with this thunderstorm are 2 cm hail and wind gusts to 50 kts.

Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!

The Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management recommends that you take cover immediately if threatening weather approaches.

Severe thunderstorm warnings are issued when imminent or occurring thunderstorms are likely to produce or are producing one or more of the following: large hail, damaging winds, torrential rainfall.


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