MANITOUWADGE – WEATHER – Environment Canada has issued a Rainfall Warning for Manitowadge and Hornepayne. Over the next two days, the weather service says heavy rain can be expected.
Rainfall warning in effect for:
- Manitouwadge – Hornepayne
Rain, at times heavy, is expected.
Rain and possible thunderstorms are expected to advance into northeastern Ontario this evening. The rain could be heavy at times with amounts near 50 mm expected. Embedded thunderstorms will likely give torrential rainfall from time to time. As a result, areas that receive several thunderstorms may see even higher amounts.
Although rain and possible thunderstorms will continue on Friday, the bulk of the rain is expected tonight.
Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible.
Rainfall warnings are issued when significant rainfall is expected.