Severe thunderstorm warning now in effect for Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville


Published August 7, 2021 at 7:17 pm


Residents should be aware of a thunderstorm warning issued today for Hamilton, Burlington and Oakville.

Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a cluster of severe thunderstorms capable of producing pea to dime size hail and heavy rain.

“This cluster of severe thunderstorms is located from 9 kilometres east of Bronte to Ohsweken, moving southeast at 10 km/h,” says Environment Canada.

Residents are advised to take cover during a thunderstorm, especially as the large hail can damage property and cause injury.

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