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Old 09-04-2012, 11:44 PM
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Default Re: Tue. Sep.4 - Storms today

Rainfall totals:

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 AWCN11 CWTO 050223
 UPDATED WEATHER SUMMARY FOR ALL OF SOUTHERN ONTARIO AND THE
 NATIONAL CAPITAL REGION ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA
 AT 9:28 PM EDT TUESDAY 4 SEPTEMBER 2012.

-------------------------------------------------------------
 ==WEATHER EVENT DISCUSSION==

IT WAS A VERY WET DAY ACROSS PORTIONS OF SOUTHERN ONTARIO TODAY WITH
 SOME OF THE RAIN BEING PARTIALLY ATTRIBUTED TO THE ADDED MOISTURE
 FROM THE REMNANTS OF POST TROPICAL STORM ISAAC.

THE MORNING BEGAN WITH THUNDERSTORMS WHICH BROUGHT LOCALLY HEAVY
 DOWNPOURS DURING THE MORNING COMMUTE, ESPECIALLY AROUND THE GREATER
 TORONTO AREA (GTA). IT MORPHED INTO A WIDE AREA OF RAIN. RAIN
 CONTINUED THROUGH THE AFTERNOON AND IS NOW RELEGATED TO EASTERN
 ONTARIO THIS EVENING.

AS OF 10:00 PM EDT A GENERAL RAINFALL AMOUNT OF 40 MM OF RAIN FELL
 ACROSS THE REGION WITH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS OVER 80 MM REPORTED.
 RAIN CONTINUES TO FALL OVER EASTERN ONTARIO AND THIS REPORT WILL BE
 UPDATED WHEN NEW INFORMATION IS RECEIVED.

THE FOLLOWING IS A SUMMARY OF THE MOST SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL REPORTS
 (MAINLY AROUND THE GTA AND NORTH SHORE OF LAKE ONTARIO) ENVIRONMENT
 CANADA HAS RECEIVED AS OF 10:00 PM.

LOCATION                    RAINFALL AMOUNT (MM)
 LUCAN (NEAR LONDON)             50 (UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION)
 KITCHENER                       30 (UNOFFICIAL OBSERVATION)
 UNIVERSITY OF WATERLOO          39.5
 GRIMSBY                         39.8
 CLAIREVILLE DAM (E OF BRAMPTON) 52.4
 STOUFFVILLE DAM (N OF MARKHAM)  87.3
 DUFFERIN RESERVOIR (VAUGHAN)    67.5
 G ROSS LORD DAM RESERVOIR       51.8
 (DOWNSVIEW)
 DOWNSVIEW                       53.4 (AS OF 4 PM)
 BUTTONVILLE AIRPORT (MARKHAM)   100.6
 MARKHAM (MILNE DAM)             49.2
 PEARSON AIRPORT                 42.8
 DOWNTOWN TORONTO                34.3
 BRIGHTON                        42.9 (UNOFFICICAL)
 TRENTON                         78.6
 POINT PETRE                     98.2
 KINGSTON                        89.7

CLAIREVILLE, G ROSS LORD DAM, STOUFFVILLE, DUFFERIN RESERVOIR, AND
 MARKHAM REPORTS COURTESY OF THE TORONTO AND REGION CONSERVATION
 AUTHORITY.

THIS WEATHER SUMMARY CONTAINS PRELIMINARY INFORMATION AND MAY NOT
 CONSTITUTE AN OFFICIAL OR FINAL REPORT.

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