Active AlertsWamsley, ON

Special Weather Statement
Issued at Tue 5:56 PM Apr. 16
Issued by: Environment and Climate Change Canada
Description


Significant rainfall possible Wednesday into Thursday.

Hazard:
20 to 30 mm of rain with locally higher amounts possible.
The frozen ground has a reduced ability to absorb this rainfall.

Timing:
Beginning early Wednesday morning and continuing through early Thursday.

Discussion:
A Colorado Low is forecast to bring widespread rainfall. Ponding and pooling of water in low lying areas is possible. Snow may also mix in with the rain at times as the temperature drops toward the freezing mark early Wednesday morning, particularly over areas of higher terrain.

For information concerning flooding, please consult your local Conservation Authority or Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry office. Visit Ontario.ca/floods for the latest details.

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