Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Ontario

This alert expired on June 11, 2021 at 6:54:42 PM +0000
Environment Canada
Alert area: Ignace - English River; Seine River Village - Mine Centre; Atikokan - Shebandowan - Quetico Park

Posted June 11, 2021 at 5:54:42 PM +0000

Severe thunderstorms have weakened or moved out of the region.


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  • Before a severe thunderstorm, unplug radios and televisions – listen for weather updates on your battery-powered radio.

  • Follow instructions for what to do before a severe storm


  • During thunderstorms, you should also stay away from items that conduct electricity, such as telephones, appliances, sinks, bathtubs, radiators and metal pipes.

  • Do not go out to rescue the laundry on the clothesline because it may conduct electricity.

  • If you are outdoors when a thunderstorm hits, take shelter immediately, preferably in a building but, failing this, in a depressed area such as a ditch, culvert or cave. Never go under a tree.

  • Follow instructions for what to do during a severe storm

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