Alerts for: Burk's Falls - Bayfield Inlet

Statements

8:57 PM EDT Thursday 16 August 2018
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Bayfield Inlet - Dunchurch
  • South River - Burk's Falls

Heavy showers are expected tonight into Friday.

Showers with isolated thunderstorms are expected to develop this evening over the area. The showers are then expected to become heavier through the overnight hours before tapering to scattered showers on Friday.

Total rainfall amounts are generally expected to be in the 20 to 40 mm range by Friday afternoon. There is a possibility that some areas will see multiple thunderstorms that could result in rainfall amounts of 60 mm or more.

This precipitation is the result of a moisture laden low pressure system that will track over Central Ontario Friday morning.

Heavy downpours can result in flash floods and water pooling on roads. Keep children and pets away from creeks and river banks.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.

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