Thunderstorm Watch for Fort Hope – Landsdowne House and Marten Falls

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Weather Alert
Weather Alert

MARTEN FALLS – WEATHER – Environment Canada has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch.

Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for:

  • Fort Hope – Lansdowne House – Ogoki

Hazards:

Strong wind gusts up to 100 km/h.
Nickel to ping pong ball size hail.
Locally heavy downpours.
A tornado is possible.

Timing: Developing this afternoon through the evening.

Discussion: A line of thunderstorms is expected to develop this afternoon ahead of a cold front moving across northern Ontario. The main threats with these storms will be wind gusts up to 100 km/h and hail up to ping pong ball size. A tornado cannot be ruled out at this point.