WIND WARNING IN EFFECT – April 4th, 2018

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Very strong winds with gusts to 90 km/h this afternoon.
Wind warning in effect for:

Brockville – Prescott
Merrickville-Wolford – Kemptville
Westport – Charleston Lake
Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring.

A sharp arctic cold front will blast east across Eastern Ontario this morning. Very strong southwest winds will quickly develop in its wake with gusts to 90 km/h expected at times this afternoon.

Winds will gradually begin to diminish this evening.

These winds may produce power outages in some places.

Damage to buildings, such as to roof shingles and windows, may occur. Loose objects may be tossed by the wind and cause injury or damage. Be prepared to adjust your driving with changing road conditions due to high winds.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to [email protected] or tweet reports using #ONStorm.