Updated Tornado Warning — Dryden, Kenora, Vermilion Bay….


weather alertTHUNDER BAY – Emergency Situation: Environment Canada has issued an updated Tornado Warning in an area described as KENORA – GRASSY NARROWS – WHITEDOG – DRYDEN – VERMILION BAY – EAR FALLS – PERRAULT FALLS – WESTERN LAC SEUL – SIOUX LOOKOUT – EASTERN LAC SEUL

Recommended Actions: Emergency Management Ontario recommends that persons in the area described above IMMEDIATELY shelter. Everyone in this area should immediately move indoors, and away from doors and windows, preferably into a basement area if that is possible. Do not pick up family members from schools, daycares and institutions such as hospitals and nursing homes. Plans are in place to protect them. People currently outside this area are advised not to enter this area until further notice. If it is safe to do so, pets and livestock should be removed quickly from outside. Do not call 911 for information about this emergency.

This warning is scheduled to end by 1900 hours local time unless otherwise updated. Stay tuned to your local radio or NetNewsledger.com for updates.

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