1:05 PM EST Monday 31 December 2018
Wind warning in effect for:
Niagara Falls – Welland – Southern Niagara Region
Strong winds that may cause damage are expected or occurring. Southwest wind gusts of 90 km/h overnight.
A deepening low pressure system will move rapidly eastward just north of the regions overnight. Southwest wind gusts of 90 km/h are expected for a period between about 1:00 AM and 6:00 AM early New Years morning. Winds will shift to northwest and rapidly diminish after daybreak.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.
Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.