Severe Thunderstorm Watch in Effect for Dryden – Ignace – Fort Frances – Atikokan

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Weather Alert Ended
Weather Alert Ended

DRYDEN – WEATHER – Environment Canada has Ended the Alert.

 

Earlier: Environment Canada issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for the following regions:

  • Dryden – Vermilion Bay
  • Ignace – English River
  • Sioux Narrows – Nestor Falls – Morson
  • Fort Frances – Emo – Rainy River
  • Seine River Village – Mine Centre
  • Atikokan – Shebandowan – Quetico Park
  • Upsala – Raith

Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain.

Thunderstorms are expected to develop from late afternoon.

These storms are capable of producing strong wind gusts up to 110 km/h, hail with a diameter of 1 to 4 cm and heavy downpours with 20 to 40 mm possible in an hour.

An isolated tornado is also possible.

Watch issued at 2:00 pm September 16 2021.