Rain Warnings for Dryden, Vermilion Bay, Kenora

Weather Map showing storm systems that will impact Southern Alberta and Northwestern Ontario
Weather Map showing storm systems that will impact Southern Alberta and Northwestern Ontario

Weather Map showing storm systems that will impact Southern Alberta and Northwestern Ontario
Weather Map showing storm systems that will impact Southern Alberta and Northwestern Ontario

THUNDER BAY – WEATHER – Weather alerts are in effect for the western region of Northwestern Ontario.

Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Dryden – Vermilion Bay
  • Kenora – Grassy Narrows – Whitedog
  • Sioux Narrows – Nestor Falls – Morson

Significant rainfall possible this afternoon and tonight.

A low pressure system across the northern plain states is expected to bring rain to Northwestern Ontario beginning this afternoon. Latest indications suggest that most areas are likely to receive a total of 20 to 30 mm of rain. Locally higher amounts of 40 mm or more are possible with isolated thunderstorms.

Across Western Alberta, in the region where a year ago, heavy flooding impacted many communities there are also heavy rains in the forecast.

Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • M.D. of Foothills near Cayley
  • M.D. of Foothills near High River and Aldersyde
  • M.D. of Foothills near Longview and Eden Valley Res.
  • M.D. of Foothills near Okotoks and De Winton
  • M.D. of Foothills near Priddis and Brown-Lowery Prov. Park
  • M.D. of Foothills near Turner Valley and Black Diamond
  • M.D. of Willow Creek near Claresholm and Stavely
  • M.D. of Willow Creek near Nanton and Parkland
  • Rocky View Co. near Bragg Creek and Tsuu T’ina Res.