Special Weather Statement - Local Flooding - May 3rd, 2017

eon specialweather 2016Wet weather to return late this week. With the ground already saturated, there may be potential for some local flooding.

Special weather statement in effect for:

Brockville - Prescott
Gananoque - Mallorytown
Merrickville-Wolford - Kemptville
Westport - Charleston Lake

Rain will spread back into Southern Ontario from the southwest Thursday reaching Eastern Ontario by Friday morning.

Total rainfall amounts may approach 50 mm in some locales before the rain tapers to showers on the weekend.

There may be localized flooding in areas where the rain is the heaviest.

Environment Canada will monitor this situation and issue further statements or warnings as the event draws closer.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or tweet reports using #ONStorm.