Tag Archives: ENVIRONMENT CANADA

Thunderstorm Warning

A line of thunderstorms and heavy showers over Southern Michigan will move eastward through the region from 6 pm to 8 pm. There may be small hail with some of these storms and southwesterly wind gusts to 80 kilometers per hour. Local rainfall amounts up to 20 millimetres are possible. …

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Winter Weather Warning

Winter weather threatening this week mainly north of London and Niagara however there is a risk of freezing rain across the regions. There may be higher impacts from the rainfall or the odd thunderstorm. A weak disturbance will bring a little snow or rain to most of Southern Ontario today. …

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Rainfall Warning

Rain, heavy at times is expected. The frozen ground has a reduced ability to absorb this rainfall. A moisture laden low pressure area located over Kentucky this morning will bring a significant rain storm to the region as it tracks up just south of Lakes Erie and Ontario later today …

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Rainfall Warning

Rain, heavy at times is expected. The frozen ground has a reduced ability to absorb this rainfall. Rain is forecast to spread into the regions this evening. The rainfall will be heavy at times, mainly through the overnight hours, and may be accompanied by a thunderstorm or two. Total rainfall …

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Winter Storm Watch

Winter storm beginning Monday afternoon. A storm from Texas will cause snow, ice pellets, and blowing snow to develop Monday afternoon then change to freezing rain Monday evening. Easterly winds will gust to 70 km/h. The freezing rain will persist several hours before changing to rain overnight. Poor travel conditions …

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Special Weather Statement

Gusty winds accompanying bands of showers and the odd thunderstorm this afternoon. The unseasonably mild December weather continues across the region. And summer-type showers and the odd thunderstorm are combining with the record-breaking temperatures to create locally strong gusty winds. Local southwesterly winds of 50 gusting to 80 km/h are …

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Rainfall Warning for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

Periods of rain, at times heavy, are expected on Thursday. Some thunderstorm activity is also likely to be associated. Rainfall amounts will be variable, with average amounts in the 20 to 30 mm range. However 40 to 50 mm may be possible in some locales due to very heavy rainfall …

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Extreme Cold Warning 2 for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 3:15 P.M. EST WEDNESDAY 18 FEBRUARY 2015 Temperatures are expected to drop to near or below minus 20 Celsius tonight. The cold temperatures will combine with strong northwesterly winds to produce wind chill values near or below minus 30 by Thursday morning. Little improvement is …

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Extreme Cold Warning for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 10:52 A.M. EST SATURDAY 14 FEBRUARY 2015 A prolonged period of very cold wind chills is expected. While anyone who isn’t dressed warmly is at risk in cold weather conditions, some are at greater risk than others for frost bite and hypothermia: – homeless people …

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Extreme Cold Warning for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 10:31 A.M. EST THURSDAY 12 FEBRUARY 2015 A period of very cold wind chills is expected. A strong cold front is crossing southern Ontario and is ushering in much colder temperatures and gusty north winds. Wind chill values this afternoon are generally expected to be …

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Freezing Drizzle Advisory for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 9:47 A.M. EST SUNDAY 8 FEBRUARY 2015 Areas of freezing drizzle are expected or occuring. There have been several reports of steady freezing drizzle over the Greater Toronto Area north towards Collingwood and over southwestern Ontario. Thus the Freezing Drizzle advisory has been expanded. As …

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Freezing Drizzle Advisory for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

Areas of freezing drizzle are expected or occuring. Freezing drizzle is reported in many places over southern Ontario this afternoon. Periods of freezing drizzle are expected to persist into this evening. Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots may become icy and slippery. Freezing drizzle can produce thin, …

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Wind Warning for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 4:56 A.M. EST MONDAY 24 NOVEMBER 2014 Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring. A deep low from Texas will drag a sharp arctic cold front east across Southern and Eastern Ontario this afternoon. The front’s arrival will be heralded by very …

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Snow Squall Warning

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 9:45 A.M. EST WEDNESDAY 19 NOVEMBER 2014 The intense snow squall affecting western New York near Buffalo is lifting northwards and is expected to affect the above regions this morning. Snowfall accumulation of 10 to 15 cm is possible along with reduced visibilities in blowing …

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Severe Thunderstorm watch for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 7:02 P.M. EDT MONDAY 1 SEPTEMBER 2014 A line of thunderstorms from the Bruce Peninsula southwestward to Windsor is moving eastward. Some of these thunderstorms may be severe, with strong winds, torrential rainfall and hail. Remember, severe thunderstorms can produce tornadoes. Be prepared for severe …

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Severe Thunderstorm watch for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

  ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 9:41 A.M. EDT TUESDAY 8 JULY 2014 Severe thunderstorm conditions possible – morning to evening. Thunderstorms are expected to affect much of southern Ontario this afternoon and early evening ahead of an approaching cold front. Some of these thunderstorms have the potential to become …

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Severe Thunderstorm watch 2 for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 7:23 P.M. EDT MONDAY 7 JULY 2014 Severe thunderstorm conditions possible – early evening to evening. Thunderstorms may develop early this afternooon capable of producing torrential downpours with local amounts near 50 mm. Wind gusts up tof 90 km/h are possible. Fast moving water across …

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Severe Thunderstorm watch 2 for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 8:54 A.M. EDT MONDAY 7 JULY 2014 Severe thunderstorm conditions possible – early afternoon to late afternoon. Thunderstorms may develop early this afternooon capable of producing torrential downpours with local amounts near 50 mm. Wind gusts up tof 90 km/h are possible. Fast moving water …

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 10:36 A.M. EDT THURSDAY 3 JULY 2014 At 10:36 a.m. EDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing very strong wind gusts and up to penny size hail. This severe thunderstorm will affect the Port Bruce to Port Burwell areas near …

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Tornado Warning for: St. Thomas – Aylmer – Eastern Elgin County

ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA AT 10:22 A.M. EDT THURSDAY 3 JULY 2014 At 10:22 a.m. EDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm that is possibly producing a tornado. The severe thunderstorm is located southwest of Port Burwell and is moving northeast at close to 40 km/h towards the …

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