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WWCN11 CWTO 160210  
RAINFALL WARNING  
FOR SOUTHERN ONTARIO  
UPDATED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 10:10 P.M. EDT SUNDAY 15 APRIL 2018.  
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RAINFALL WARNING FOR:  
SARNIA - LAMBTON  
ELGIN  
LONDON - MIDDLESEX  
GODERICH - BLUEWATER - SOUTHERN HURON COUNTY  
WINGHAM - BLYTH - NORTHERN HURON COUNTY  
STRATFORD - MITCHELL - SOUTHERN PERTH COUNTY.  
 
RAINFALL WARNING ENDED FOR:  
WINDSOR - ESSEX - CHATHAM-KENT.  
 
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==DISCUSSION==  
 
RAINFALL, COMBINED WITH MELTING SNOW, CONTINUES. THE FROZEN GROUND  
HAS A REDUCED ABILITY TO ABSORB THIS RAINFALL.  
 
SIGNIFICANT RAINFALL IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO THIS EVENING. THE  
RAIN MAY FALL HEAVILY AT TIMES WITH AMOUNTS LIKELY IN THE 20 TO 30  
MM RANGE. SOME ADDITIONAL RAINFALL IS LIKELY OVERNIGHT INTO MONDAY,  
ALBEIT LIGHTER. TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS FOR THE WEEKEND MAY BE IN THE  
30 TO 40 MM RANGE WITH LOCALIZED AMOUNTS OF 50 TO 60 MM POSSIBLE.  
 
LOCALIZED FLOODING IN LOW-LYING AREAS IS POSSIBLE. KEEP CHILDREN AND  
PETS AWAY FROM CREEKS AND RIVER BANKS.  
 
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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