Severe Thunderstorm Warning
What is a Severe Thunderstorm Warning?
A Severe Thunderstorm Warning is issued by Environment Canada when a thunderstorm has the potential to produce strong winds, large hail, heavy rain and lightning that could pose a danger to people and property.
Recent Severe Thunderstorm Warning in Hamilton
On Wednesday afternoon, Environment Canada issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for Hamilton, Brantford, Niagara region, Haldimand County and Norfolk County. The warning ended later in the afternoon. During a severe thunderstorm, it is important to stay indoors and away from windows, and avoid using electronics or appliances that could conduct electricity.
It is always important to stay informed about weather conditions in your area, and to take appropriate precautions to stay safe during severe weather events.