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Old 08-03-2015, 09:08 AM
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Default Re: Sun. Aug.2, 2015 - tornado warnings

Nice light show last night around 11pm. Luckily I was up late (for me) due to a good book so I was able to watch. Photos coming.

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WUCN11 CWTO 030144
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING
FOR SOUTHERN ONTARIO
UPDATED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA
AT 9:44 P.M. EDT SUNDAY 2 AUGUST 2015.
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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR:
=NEW= ST. THOMAS - AYLMER - EASTERN ELGIN COUNTY
=NEW= BRANTFORD - COUNTY OF BRANT
=NEW= CITY OF HAMILTON
=NEW= BURLINGTON - OAKVILLE
=NEW= HALTON HILLS - MILTON
=NEW= MISSISSAUGA - BRAMPTON
=NEW= NEWMARKET - GEORGINA - NORTHERN YORK REGION
SARNIA - PETROLIA - WESTERN LAMBTON COUNTY
WATFORD - PINERY PARK - EASTERN LAMBTON COUNTY
STRATHROY - KOMOKA - WESTERN MIDDLESEX COUNTY
LONDON - PARKHILL - EASTERN MIDDLESEX COUNTY
WOODSTOCK - TILLSONBURG - OXFORD COUNTY
CALEDON
GODERICH - BLUEWATER - SOUTHERN HURON COUNTY
STRATFORD - MITCHELL - SOUTHERN PERTH COUNTY
KITCHENER - CAMBRIDGE - REGION OF WATERLOO
GUELPH - ERIN - SOUTHERN WELLINGTON COUNTY
ORANGEVILLE - GRAND VALLEY - SOUTHERN DUFFERIN COUNTY.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING ENDED FOR:
WINGHAM - BLYTH - NORTHERN HURON COUNTY
LISTOWEL - MILVERTON - NORTHERN PERTH COUNTY
MOUNT FOREST - ARTHUR - NORTHERN WELLINGTON COUNTY
SAUGEEN SHORES - KINCARDINE - SOUTHERN BRUCE COUNTY
HANOVER - DUNDALK - SOUTHERN GREY COUNTY.

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==DISCUSSION==

UPDATED OR ENDED BY 11:40 P.M. EDT.

AT 9:30 P.M. EDT, ENVIRONMENT CANADA METEOROLOGISTS ARE TRACKING
SEVERAL CLUSTERS OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS THAT CAME ASHORE FROM
SOUTHERN LAKE HURON. THEY ARE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WIND
GUSTS, TOONIE SIZE HAIL AND TORRENTIAL RAIN IN EXCESS OF 50 MM. THEY
ARE MOVING EASTSOUTHEASTWARDS.

TAKE COVER IMMEDIATELY, IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES. STRONG
WIND GUSTS CAN TOSS LOOSE OBJECTS, DAMAGE WEAK BUILDINGS, BREAK
BRANCHES OFF TREES AND OVERTURN LARGE VEHICLES. REMEMBER, SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE TORNADOES. GO INDOORS AND MOVE AWAY FROM
WINDOWS AND SKYLIGHTS. AVOID AREAS OF THE BUILDING THAT COULD BE
AFFECTED BY FALLING DEBRIS SUCH AS TREE LIMBS. AVOID DRIVING THROUGH
WATER ON ROADS.

THE OFFICE OF THE FIRE MARSHAL AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT RECOMMENDS
THAT YOU TAKE COVER IMMEDIATELY, IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES.

ENVIRONMENT CANADA METEOROLOGISTS WILL UPDATE ALERTS AS REQUIRED.
PLEASE MONITOR LOCAL MEDIA OR WEATHERADIO. TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER,
SEND AN EMAIL TO STORM.ONTARIO(AT)EC.GC.CA OR TWEET REPORTS TO
(HASH)ONSTORM.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:
HTTP://WWW.ONTARIO.CA/BEPREPARED.

HTTP://WEATHER.GC.CA/WARNINGS/INDEX(....HTML?PROV=SON

END/MSC
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