Storm Alert in Effect for Mississauga
A special weather statement is currently in effect for Mississauga.
Environment Canada says that residents in Halton and Peel (Mississauga, Brampton, Caledon, Oakville, Burlington, Milton and Halton Hills) could experience some wet and inclement weather tonight.
The weather agency says heavy rain could start this evening and persist into tonight.
Showers and thunderstorms could also sweep across the area this evening and tonight.
Environment Canada says locally heavy rainfall accumulations of 35 to 45 mm will be possible with these thunderstorms before they move out of the area late tonight.
Localized flooding in low-lying areas will be possible.