Special Weather Statement – June 27 2:00PM

Thunder Bay is under a Special Weather Statement
Parts of Northern Ontario are under a Special Weather Statement

THUNDER BAY – 2:00 PM EDT Saturday 27 June 2015 – Special weather statement in effect for:

City of Thunder Bay
Thunderstorms with gusty winds and small hail possible this afternoon and evening.

Scattered thunderstorms have developed across much of Northwestern Ontario this afternoon. Some of the stronger thunderstorms may contain wind gusts to 80 km/h and marble sized hail. Frequent lightning and brief heavy downpours are also possible.

These thunderstorms are currently not expected to become severe. However, severe thunderstorm watches are in effect for regions closer to the Manitoba border, and watches may be expanded east into some of the regions later today if required.