THUNDER BAY – A Storm Warning has been issued for Western Lake Superior by Environment Canada. Currently winds from the east are blowing at 35 knots veering to southeast 35. The waves are also a factor as they are at four metres building by midnight tonight to about five metres.
There have been reported power outages across parts of Thunder Bay with power going out at different locations. There are reports that Superior High School has let students out early due to a power outage.
Environment Canada has not issued a storm warning for Thunder Bay, however the weather service reports the city is at “Risk of a thunderstorm late this afternoon. Rainfall amounts of 25 mm are expected today. Wind east 50 km/h gusting to 70.
Tonight is calling for periods of rain. Amounts of 5 to 10 mm. Wind south 30 km/h gusting to 50.
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