TORNADO WARNING OVER – Seine River Village – Mine Centre

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Weather Alert Ended
Weather Alert Ended

MINE CENTRE – WEATHER – ENVIRONMENT CANADA has ended the TORNADO WARNING for Seine River Village and Mine Centre.

10:12 PM EDT Monday 30 May 2022
Tornado warning in effect for:

  • Seine River Village – Mine Centre

A severe thunderstorm capable of producing a tornado is located 5 kilometres northeast of Beaverhouse Lake, moving northeast at 85 km/h.

Hazard: Tornado, 100 km/h wind gusts and nickel size hail.

Source: Radar indicated rotation.

Locations impacted include:
Atikokan, Dovetail Lake, Cirrus Lake, Turtle Lake, Steep Rock Lake, Finlayson Lake, Nym Lake, Sapawe Lake and Sapawe.

This is a dangerous and potentially life-threatening situation. Take cover immediately, if threatening weather approaches. If you hear a roaring sound or see a funnel cloud, swirling debris near the ground, flying debris, or any threatening weather approaching, take shelter immediately.

Go indoors to a room on the lowest floor, away from outside walls and windows, such as a basement, bathroom, stairwell or interior closet. Leave mobile homes, vehicles, tents, trailers and other temporary or free-standing shelter, and move to a strong building if you can. As a last resort, lie in a low spot and protect your head from flying debris.

Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!

Tornado warnings are issued when imminent or occurring thunderstorms are likely to produce or are producing tornadoes.