Niagara North, ON

34°C

Thunder

Niagara North, ON

34°C

Thunder

Feels Like: 45
Wind: SW 22km/h
Sunrise: 5:36
Sunset: 20:59

Relative Humidity: 53%
Pressure: 100.9 kPa
Visibility: 12.0 km
Ceiling: 30000 ft

Farmzone: Niagara North, Ontario change_»

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Issued at 10:54 Monday 18 June 2018

Summary

Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain. Severe thunderstorms are possible late this morning and this afternoon as a cold front moves through from the northwest. The main threats are damaging wind gusts of 100 km/h and torrential downpours giving 25 to 50 mm of rain in under an hour. ### Large hail can damage property and cause injury. Strong wind gusts can toss loose objects, damage weak buildings, break branches off trees and overturn large vehicles. Intense lightning is likely with any thunderstorm that develops. Remember, severe thunderstorms can produce tornadoes. 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. For more information: http://www.emergencymanagementontario.ca/english/beprepared/beprepared.html.


Heat Warning

Issued at 11:16 Monday 18 June 2018

Summary

Hot and humid conditions will continue today. High temperatures are expected to reach the low thirties again with peak humidex values near 40. A cold front will cross Southern Ontario tonight ending the heat event. ### Extreme heat affects everyone. The risks are greater for young children, pregnant women, older adults, people with chronic illnesses and people working or exercising outdoors. 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.


Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Issued at 12:57 Monday 18 June 2018

Summary

At 12:57 p.m. EDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing very strong wind gusts, up to nickel size hail and heavy rain. Thunderstorms extending on a line from near Brantford to the Hamilton and Burlington areas may produce wind gusts to 100 km/h and torrential downpours giving local rainfall amounts of 50 mm or more in under an hour. Total local rainfall amounts near 100 mm are possible. The line of storms is expected to move slowly southeast out of the area by mid afternoon. ### Heavy downpours are likely to cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. Large hail can damage property and cause injury. Intense lightning is likely with any thunderstorm that develops. Remember, severe thunderstorms can produce tornadoes.