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Environment Canada has issued a ‘Wind Warning’ for the City of Hamilton.

Warnings

3:16 PM EST Saturday 14 November 2020
Wind warning in effect for:

  • City of Hamilton

Strong winds gusting up to 90 km/h Sunday afternoon and evening.

A strengthening low pressure system is forecast to track across northeastern Ontario Sunday. This system will bring southerly winds gusting up to 70 km/h Sunday morning. Winds will then shift to the west and strengthen with isolated gusts up to 90 km/h beginning late Sunday afternoon. Winds are expected to ease Sunday evening.

Power outages are possible.

Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. High winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break.

Statements

3:18 PM EST Saturday 14 November 2020
Special weather statement ended for:

  • City of Hamilton

Statements

6:43 AM EST Saturday 14 November 2020
Special weather statement in effect for:

  • City of Hamilton

Strong wind gusts of 70 to 80 km/h expected Sunday.

A strengthening low pressure system is forecast to track across northeastern Ontario Sunday with winds strengthening throughout the day. The highest winds are expected to be ushered in with the passage of a cold front, where southwest winds gusting up to 80 km/h are forecast. This front will move through southwestern Ontario beginning Sunday morning and through the Toronto to Barrie corridor in the afternoon.

Local power outages are possible. Strong winds may toss loose objects or cause tree branches to break.

Wind will slowly ease Sunday night into Monday morning.

Source: Environment Canada

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