Environment Canada issues ‘Severe Thunderstorm Watch’ for the City of Hamilton [ ENDED ]

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Environment Canada has issued a ‘Severe Thunderstorm Watch’ for the City of Hamilton.

Watches

10:50 AM EDT Monday 27 July 2020
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for:

  • City of Hamilton

Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing very strong wind gusts.

Hazards:
-damaging wind gusts up to 90 km/h

Locations: Portions of Southern Ontario.

Timing: Mid afternoon into the late evening.

Very strong wind gusts can damage buildings, down trees and blow large vehicles off the road. Locally heavy rain is also possible. 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.

Source: Environment Canada

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