Strong Winds Expected Saturday
A cold front will move into the region Saturday, bringing strong to region throughout the day. Southwestern Ontario will see strong wind gusts in the afternoon, and Eastern Ontario will see the strong wind gusts in the evening.
Be sure to secure any outdoor objects or bring them inside prior to the strong winds entering your area. Strong winds can toss loose objects and cause serious injury and damage. Power outages are also possible.
In the afternoon, the strongest wind gusts are expected along the Lake Huron shoreline, where wind gusts of 90 to 100 km/h are expected. Across most of Southwestern Ontario, wind gusts of 80 to 90 km/h are expected, while Eastern Ontario sees wind gusts of 70 to 80 km/h.
During the evening, Eastern Ontario will see wind gusts of 80 to 90 km/h, while Central Ontario and the GTA see wind gusts of 70 to 80 km/h. In Southwestern Ontario, wind gusts of 60 to 70 km/h are expected.
Environment and Climate Change Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement for all of Southern Ontario. For more information, visit their website here.
Stay tuned for further updates.