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Post by Loco101 » Mon Mar 27, 2017 8:37 pm

No watches or warnings in effect.

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Post by Loco101 » Wed Apr 26, 2017 12:43 am

Warnings

11:39 PM EDT Tuesday 25 April 2017
Freezing rain warning in effect for:

Timmins - Cochrane - Iroquois Falls


Ice build-up due to freezing rain is expected or occurring.

Freezing rain developing overnight tonight.

A spring storm will arrive overnight, bringing periods of freezing rain to the region. Freezing rain will change to rain by early Thursday evening as temperatures rise above the zero degree mark.

Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots will become icy, slippery and hazardous. Slow down driving in slippery conditions. Watch for taillights ahead and maintain a safe following distance. Utility outages may occur.

Freezing rain warnings are issued when rain falling in sub-zero temperatures creates ice build-up and icy surfaces.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ec.cpio-tempetes-ospc-storms.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.

Warnings

11:02 PM EDT Tuesday 25 April 2017
Freezing rain warning in effect for:

Fraserdale - Pledger Lake
Kapuskasing - Hearst - Smooth Rock Falls


A long lasting period of freezing rain and ice pellets is expected beginning tonight and continuing into Thursday morning.

Hazardous winter conditions are expected to develop beginning tonight into Wednesday morning as a mix of ice pellets and freezing rain. Conditions will deteriorate through the day Wednesday, with the ice pellet and freezing rain mix changing over to freezing rain late in the day.

Snow and ice pellet accumulation will be variable across the region however 5 to 10 centimetres is likely.

Surfaces such as highways, roads, walkways and parking lots will become icy, slippery and extremely hazardous. Beware of branches or electrical wires that could break under the weight of ice. Extended and widespread utility outages are possible. Public Safety Canada encourages everyone to make an emergency plan and get an emergency kit with drinking water, food, medicine, a first-aid kit and a flashlight. For information on emergency plans and kits go to http://www.getprepared.gc.ca/

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ec.cpio-tempetes-ospc-storms.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.

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Post by Loco101 » Sun Jun 18, 2017 12:31 pm

Issued at 11:01 Sunday 18 June 2017
Rainfall amounts 20 to 40 mm with local amounts to 60 mm.

A low pressure system currently over Lake Michigan is expected to track slowly northeastwards over the next 24 hours. This moist system is expected to bring showers and thunderstorms producing general rainfall amounts of 20 to 40 mm. Areas where one or more thunderstorms track over the same location rainfall amounts could be on the order of 60 mm.

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Post by Head Honcho » Sun Jun 18, 2017 12:58 pm

[panic

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Post by Loco101 » Sun Jun 18, 2017 3:03 pm

More rain, what a surprise....

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Post by DenBen » Sun Jun 18, 2017 6:36 pm

Duck weather up there.

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Post by Loco101 » Mon Jun 19, 2017 10:56 pm

No watches, warning or advisories in effect.

The lack of sunshine really sucks!

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Post by Head Honcho » Wed Jun 28, 2017 1:32 pm

Severe Thunderstorm Watch

Issued at 11:10 Wednesday 28 June 2017
Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts and large hail.

Severe thunderstorms are possible this afternoon.

The main threats are large hail and damaging winds.

Motorists should be prepared for sudden low visibility in heavy downpours from a thunderstorm.

Thunderstorms are expected to move to the east of the region into Quebec this evening.

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Post by Loco101 » Thu Jul 06, 2017 10:07 pm

Warnings

9:52 PM EDT Thursday 06 July 2017
Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for:

Timmins - Cochrane - Iroquois Falls


At 9:52 p.m. EDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a cluster of severe thunderstorms capable of producing strong wind gusts and up to nickel size hail.

It extends from near south of Elsas to north of Foleyet. Motion is southeastwards. They should weaken before they reach the Timmins area.

Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!

Severe thunderstorm warnings are issued when imminent or occurring thunderstorms are likely to produce or are producing one or more of the following: large hail, damaging winds, torrential rainfall.

The Office of the Fire Marshal and Emergency Management recommends that you take cover immediately if threatening weather approaches.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ec.cpio-tempetes-ospc-storms.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.

For more information:
http://www.emergencymanagementontario.c ... pared.html.

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Post by DenBen » Tue Nov 07, 2017 7:56 pm

3:43 PM EST Tuesday 07 November 2017
Special weather statement in effect for:

Little Abitibi - Kesagami Lake
Timmins - Cochrane - Iroquois Falls

Snow squalls are possible on Wednesday with more widespread snowfall developing Wednesday night into Thursday.

Snow squalls along a cold front are possible beginning early Wednesday morning. Localized snowfall amounts near Lake Superior may reach up to 10 centimetres, however further inland lesser amounts are expected. Visibilities may be suddenly reduced as the snow squalls move through the region.

Snow squalls will come to an end Wednesday evening, however a developing low pressure system will bring significant snowfall to the region Wednesday night into Thursday. Total snowfall amounts of 10 to 15 cm are expected with this system.

Environment and Climate Change Canada is closely monitoring the situation and will issue additional messages if required.

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Post by Loco101 » Tue Nov 07, 2017 8:42 pm

It is November in Timmins...

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Post by DenBen » Wed Nov 08, 2017 1:35 am

We are going down to -6 on Thursday night with a chance of flurries. [panic

Then back up to upper single digits again on the weekend.

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Post by Loco101 » Wed Nov 08, 2017 9:52 pm

-19 C for Timmins on Friday night.

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Post by Loco101 » Wed Nov 08, 2017 9:52 pm

Statements

5:07 PM EST Wednesday 08 November 2017
Special weather statement in effect for:

Timmins - Cochrane - Iroquois Falls

Widespread snowfall will develop overnight and into Thursday.

A developing low pressure system will bring significant snowfall to the region overnight into Thursday, with total snowfall amounts of 15 cm possible by late Thursday afternoon. The heaviest snow is expected to fall Thursday morning for areas near Lake Superior and during the afternoon for areas closer to the Ontario-Quebec border. Visibilities may be suddenly reduced in heavier snow.

Environment and Climate Change Canada is closely monitoring the situation and will issue additional messages as required.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ec.cpio-tempetes-ospc-storms.ec@canada.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.

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Post by DenBen » Thu Nov 09, 2017 1:01 am

Loco101 wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 9:52 pm
-19 C for Timmins on Friday night.
Yeah, you guys enjoy that. [giggle

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Post by Loco101 » Thu Nov 09, 2017 11:09 pm

It's -18 right now with a -29 windchill!!! And still a month and two weeks before Winter begins. Record low temperature was broken today. (let's all deny climate change for the moment)

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