Special Weather Statement – Dryden – Kenora – Fort Frances

Weather Alert

Weather AlertDRYDEN – WEATHER – There are special weather statements in effect for the western part of Northwestern Ontario.

Special weather statement in effect for:

  • Dryden – Vermilion Bay
  • Ignace – English River
  • Fort Frances – Emo – Rainy River
  • Seine River Village – Mine Centre

Thunderstorms with gusty winds likely this evening.

A sharp Arctic cold front will blast southeast across the region this evening bringing a line of thunderstorms with it. Some of the thunderstorms will bring wind gusts to 80 km/h, as well as sudden heavy downpours and frequent lightning.

The thunderstorms will race to the southeast of the region into Minnesota and weaken later this evening.