Total Rainfall Amounts of 30 to 50 mm Likely By Saturday Morning

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Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Bracebridge – Gravenhurst
  • Port Carling – Port Severn
  • Barrie – Orillia – Midland, Haliburton, Fenelon Falls – Balsam Lake Park – Northern Kawartha Lakes, Lindsay – Southern Kawartha Lakes, Owen Sound – Blue Mountains – Northern Grey County,

Rain, heavy at times is expected. The frozen ground has a reduced ability to absorb this rainfall.

Periods of rain will continue today and tonight. Total rainfall amounts of 30 to 50 mm are likely by Saturday morning. Rain may continue Saturday with some additional amounts possible.

The precipitation is the result of several low pressure systems tracking over the region from the Southern Plains States.

Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible. Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. Keep children and pets away from creeks and river banks.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.


Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • Huntsville – Baysville
  • Town of Parry Sound – Rosseau – Killbear Park
  • South River – Burk’s Falls, Western Algonquin Park – Lake of Two Rivers, arry Sound – Rosseau – Killbear Park, Bruce Peninsula – Sauble Beach – Tobermory,

Additional rain is likely today through Saturday. The frozen ground combined with recent heavy rainfall will result in the ground having a reduced ability to absorb further rainfall.

Some portions of Central Ontario, particularly near Georgian Bay, received nearly 40 mm of rain on Thursday. Periods of rain are likely to continue through Saturday. However, there may be significant breaks in the precipitation from time to time.

Additional rainfall amounts today through Saturday may be in the 10 to 25 mm range.

The precipitation is the result of several low pressure systems tracking over the region from the Southern Plains States.

Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible. Don’t approach washouts near rivers, creeks and culverts. Keep children and pets away from creeks and river banks.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.

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