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05-29-2011, 03:01 PM
WWCN11 CWTO 291749
SEVERE WEATHER BULLETIN
ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA
AT 1:49 PM EDT SUNDAY 29 MAY 2011.
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WATCHES/WARNINGS IN EFFECT FOR SOUTHERN ONTARIO...

SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR:
=NEW= WINDSOR - ESSEX - CHATHAM-KENT
=NEW= SARNIA - LAMBTON
=NEW= ELGIN
=NEW= LONDON - MIDDLESEX.

SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS MOVING INTO SOUTHWESTERN ONTARIO LATER
THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

THIS IS AN ALERT TO THE POTENTIAL DEVELOPMENT OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS WITH LARGE HAIL, DAMAGING WINDS OR HEAVY
RAINFALL..MONITOR WEATHER CONDITIONS AND LISTEN FOR UPDATED
BULLETINS.

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==DISCUSSION==
A LARGE COMPLEX OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS NEAR LAKE MICHIGAN IS MOVING
RAPIDLY EASTWARD AT 90 KM/H TOWARDS SOUTHWESTERN ONTARIO.
THESE STORMS ARE EXPECTED TO REACH REGIONS NEAR THE MICHIGAN BORDER
AFTER 5PM AND THEN CONTINUE RACING EASTWARDS BEFORE CROSSING INTO
LAKE ERIE. THE MAIN THREAT FROM THESE STORMS WILL BE DAMAGING WINDS,
LARGE HAIL AND TORRENTIAL RAIN ALTHOUGH THERE IS ALSO THE POSSIBILITY
OF ISOLATED TORNADOES.

REFER TO YOUR LOCAL PUBLIC FORECAST FOR FURTHER DETAILS.

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