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Default Re: Wednesday June 13, 2018 - Storms

Confirmed EF-1

Weather summary
for Ontario and the National Capital Region
issued by Environment Canada
at 9:01 p.m. EDT Thursday 14 June 2018.


Environment and Climate Change Canada confirms tornado in Haldimand
and Norfolk counties on Wednesday, June 13.

A severe thunderstorm affected the towns of Jarvis and Waterford
near Lake Erie after 3 PM on Wednesday, June 13. Numerous trees were
uprooted or sheared apart, multiple buildings suffered shingle
damage, branches were embedded into the roof of a house, a flag pole
was snapped, a porch collapsed and several barns were destroyed.
Environment and Climate Change Canada sent a survey team to
investigate damage in this area and concluded that it was the result
of an Enhanced Fujita Scale 1 (EF1) tornado with peak winds near 160
km/h. The damage was intermittent along a path approximately 30
kilometres long and with a maximum width of 600 metres.

Please note that this summary may contain preliminary or unofficial
information and does not constitute a complete or final report.

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