Thread: july 22nd 2014
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Old 07-22-2014, 09:00 PM
tice23 tice23 is offline
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Default Re: july 22nd 2014

looks like im in luck, the southern tip of the system is going to hit me after all

7:52 PM EDT Tuesday 22 July 2014
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for:

    Barrie - Collingwood - Hillsdale
    Midland - Coldwater - Orr Lake
    Orillia - Lagoon City - Washago

Severe thunderstorm conditions possible - early evening to late evening.

Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts and heavy rain.

Fast moving water across a road can sweep a vehicle away. Strong wind gusts can toss loose objects, damage weak buildings, break branches off trees and overturn large vehicles. Remember, severe thunderstorms can produce tornadoes. Be prepared for severe weather. Take cover immediately, if threatening weather approaches. Stay indoors when a thunderstorm strikes. There isn't a place outside that is safe during a thunderstorm. Stay away from all windows, skylights and doors. In Canada, lightning kills up to 10 people every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors.

Emergency Management Ontario recommends that you take cover immediately, if threatening weather approaches.

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required, so stay tuned to your local media or Weatheradio. Email reports of severe weather to or tweet with the hashtag #ONStorm.

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-Storm Chaser and Photographer (Midland, ON)
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