DRYDEN – WEATHER – A low pressure system from the Dakotas will bring locally heavy rain and a risk of severe thunderstorms this afternoon. The main threats are strong winds up to 90 km/h and large hail up to 3 cm.
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for:
- Dryden – Vermilion Bay
- Ignace – English River
Environment Canada says that the conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts and large hail.
Strong wind gusts up to 90 km/h.
Hail size 1 to 3 cm.
Locally heavy downpours.