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Rainfall Warning In Effect

Posted: 2019-05-09 08:15:16 By: hbr

A rainfall warning is in effect for:

  • Huntsville - Baysville
  • Burks Falls - South River

Environment Canada is warning significant rainfall expected today into tonight.

Rain from Sault Ste. Marie to Georgian Bay will continue to spread eastward this morning. Total rainfall amounts of 30 to 50 mm are expected. The ground in some locations is already near saturation or remains partially frozen and as a result has little ability to absorb further rainfall.

This rainfall is due to a low pressure system which will track over Northeastern Ontario today. Rain will taper to scattered showers on Friday.


Rainfall Warning In Effect

Posted: 2019-04-30 06:12:22 By: hbr

A rainfall warning is in effect for:

  • Bracebridge - Gravenhurst
  • Huntsville - Baysville
  • Port Carling - Port Severn
  • Town of Parry Sound - Rosseau - Killbear Park

Environment Canada says rainfall, combined with melting snow, is expected and the ground, already near saturation, has little ability to absorb further rainfall.

Rainfall amounts of 20 to 35 mm are expected.

Some areas will begin as snow or ice pellets before changing to rain in the morning. Local snow and ice pellet amounts of 2 cm are possible. Total rainfall amounts of 20 to 35 mm are possible by Thursday morning.


Rainfall Warning In Effect

Posted: 2019-04-17 06:25:05 By: hbr

A rainfall warning is in effect for:

  • Huntsville - Baysville
  • Town of Parry Sound - Rosseau
  • South River - Burk's Falls

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

Rain will develop this evening or overnight and continue for the remainder of the work week. The heaviest rain is expected Thursday afternoon and evening.

Total rainfall amounts of 30 to 50 mm are possible by Friday morning.
Periods of rain will continue Friday with an additional 20 to 30 mm of rainfall possible before tapering to scattered showers Friday night.

This rainfall is the a result of a Colorado Low that will track over Northeastern Ontario on Thursday.

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.