Brockville – Environment Canada has issued a Special weather Statement for our entire region calling for heavy rain tonight and Monday and strong winds Monday afternoon into Monday evening.
Rain is forecast to begin tonight north of Lake Ontario and will expand into Eastern Ontario by Monday morning. Total rainfall amounts of 25 to 35 mm are expected. The rain will taper off from west to east Monday afternoon into Monday evening.
Strong southwesterly winds are also forecast to develop Monday afternoon into Monday evening. Wind gusts up to 80 km/h will be possible. These strong winds will ease Monday night.
These winds and rain are associated with a strong low pressure system that is forecast to track across Northeastern Ontario on Monday.