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CanadaThunderstorms And Strong Winds Set To Put A Damper On Raptors Viewing Parties Across Southern Ontario Tonight

20:30  05 june  2019
20:30  05 june  2019 Source:   narcity.com

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Sadly, these heavy rains and strong winds may just put a damper on your Raptors viewing party plans tonight . According to the Weather Network You may want to head indoors tonight as there is a high chance severe thunderstorms , showers, and heavy winds could be coming to Toronto

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While June may be in full swing, the summer weather hasn't seemed to follow with it. It seems like we just haven't gotten a break as even more rain and thunderstorms are in the forecast for tonight throughout Southern Ontario. Sadly, these heavy rains and strong winds may just put a damper on your Raptors viewing party plans tonight.

According to the Weather Network, these storms will be moving into Southern Ontario throughout Wednesday morning and occasional showers are expected throughout the first half of the day. By the late afternoon and evening, the rise in temperature will result in the risk of some potentially strong thunderstoms.

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The thunderstorm risk stetches into parts of northwestern Ontario Monday evening with strong wind gusts and small hail being the primary threats in the Kenora to Fort Thunderstorms And Strong Winds Set To Put A Damper On Raptors Viewing Parties Across Southern Ontario Tonight .

+ TORONTO – Severe thunderstorms that produced several reports of tornadoes tore across parts of Southern Ontario Wednesday evening. The thunderstorms began around the rush hour. Environment Canada issued several thunderstorm watches for north of the GTA in parts of cottage country.

One of the biggest threats that these evening storms will bring with them is a heavy downpour. Small hail can also be expected for those who live near the Michigan border in cities such as Windsor and Sarnia.

However, when it comes to the GTA, where a majority of the Raptors fans will be joining together at the multiple outdoor areas, including the iconic Jurassic Park, hail, luckily, isn't in the forecast. But heavy downpour and strong winds can still be expected throughout most of the evening.

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According to the hourly weather forecast for Toronto, heavier rains are expected to start by around 5 PM tonight and carry on until 8-9 PM. Lighter rain will be expected until midnight.

The Weather Network also states that the risk of an occasional lightning strike can't be ruled out, so those who are outside tonight should take caution while traveling out and about.

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Rain showers and thunderstorms are expected to accompany these southwest winds . Winds will head northwest in the wake of the front by this evening and fade later tonight as a high pressure ridge Other areas within southern Ontario also fall under this special weather statement, including

+ Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for all of southern Ontario , warning strong winds , hail and heavy rain are possible. The weather agency said a cold front moving across the southern part of the province could mean thunderstorms Thursday afternoon and early evening.

So, if you are planning on heading outside to one of the Raptors parties tonight, I would suggest bringing a raincoat to prepare for the rain that is currently heading our way.

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While the rain is expected to last into the late evening and early morning throughout the GTA, it won't be all doom and gloom for the rest of the week.

The Weather Network shows that Torontonians will be able to enjoy the sunshine for the rest of the week. Mainly sunny skies can be expected from Thursday until Sunday with temperatures in the low twenties throughout the week.

However, 15mm of rain is expected to hit the city next Monday, so enjoy the sunny weather while you still can.

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