Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for Pickering and Oshawa


Published August 28, 2021 at 5:45 pm

A severe thunderstorm warning is in effect for southern Durham today (August 28), particularly Pickering and Oshawa.

Meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing strong wind gusts, heavy rain, and potentially nickel-sized hail.

“This severe thunderstorm is located near Gormley, moving southeast at 30 km/h,” says Environment Canada.

Residents are advised to take cover immediately if threatening weather approaches, as the combination of strong wind, rain and hail can potentially cause damage and injury.

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