HEAVY RAIN WARNING IN EFFECT
There is a heavy rain warning throughout our listening area. Slow down and be aware of limited visibility and possible flooding. Photo by Rosalind Russell - MyEspanolaNow.com staff
Rainfall warning in effect for:
- Blind River – Thessalon
- Espanola – Killarney
- Manitoulin Island
Rain, heavy at times is expected. The frozen ground has a reduced ability to absorb this rainfall.
Rain will develop this evening or overnight and continue into Friday morning. The heaviest rain is expected Thursday morning and afternoon.
Total rainfall amounts of 20 to 40 mm are possible by Friday morning.
Rain will taper to scattered showers or flurries Friday morning.
This rainfall is the a result of a Colorado Low that will track over Northeastern Ontario on Thursday.
Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible. Don’t approach washouts near rivers, creeks and culverts. Keep children and pets away from creeks and river banks.