Kenora Region – August 8, 2020: Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Thunderstorm Warning

Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for:

  • Sioux Narrows – Nestor Falls – Morson

KENORA – At 5:33 am CDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing very strong wind gusts and up to toonie size hail.

A severe thunderstorm is located 5 kilometres east of McGinnis Creek, moving east at 35 km/h.

Hazard: 90 km/h wind gusts and nickel size hail.

Locations impacted include:
McGinnis Creek, Gameland, Bergland, Cozy Corners and Harris Hill.

Another severe thunderstorm is located 20 kilometres south of French Portage, moving east at 45 km/h.

Hazard: 90 km/h wind gusts and toonie size hail.

Locations impacted include:
French Portage and Naongashing.