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WWCN11 CWTO 160057  
WIND WARNING  
FOR SOUTHERN ONTARIO  
UPDATED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 8:57 P.M. EDT SUNDAY 15 APRIL 2018.  
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WIND WARNING FOR:  
CITY OF TORONTO.  
 
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==DISCUSSION==  
 
STRONG WINDS THAT MAY CAUSE DAMAGE ARE EXPECTED OR OCCURRING.  
 
SEVERE WINDS CONTINUING NEAR THE LAKESHORE OF TORONTO.  
 
THE INTENSE LOW PRESSURE SYSTEM WHICH HAS BEEN AFFECTING SOUTHERN  
ONTARIO CONTINUES TO GENERATE HIGH WINDS FUNNELING ALONG THE LAKE  
ONTARIO SHORELINE OUT OF THE NORTHEAST. BILLY BISHOP AIRPORT  
REPORTED ANOTHER EASTERLY WIND GUST OF 96 KM/H AT 8:28 P.M. MORE  
STRONG WINDS GUSTS UP TO 100 KM/H ARE NOW ANTICIPATED UNTIL AFTER  
MIDNIGHT ALONG THE TORONTO SHORELINE ESPECIALLY AFFECTING TORONTO  
ISLAND WHERE TREES HAVE FALLEN.  
 
DAMAGE TO BUILDINGS, SUCH AS TO ROOF SHINGLES AND WINDOWS, MAY  
OCCUR. HIGH WINDS MAY TOSS LOOSE OBJECTS OR CAUSE TREE BRANCHES TO  
BREAK.  
 
PLEASE CONTINUE TO MONITOR ALERTS AND FORECASTS ISSUED BY  
ENVIRONMENT CANADA. TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER, SEND AN EMAIL TO  
ONSTORM(AT)CANADA.CA OR TWEET REPORTS USING (HASH)ONSTORM.  
 
HTTP://WEATHER.GC.CA  
 
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