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WFCN12 CWTO 180203  
TORNADO WARNING  
FOR NORTHERN ONTARIO  
UPDATED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 10:03 P.M. EDT WEDNESDAY 17 JULY 2019.  
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TORNADO WARNING FOR:  
SEINE RIVER VILLAGE - MINE CENTRE.  
 
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==DISCUSSION==  
 
UPDATED OR ENDED BY 9:56 P.M. CDT.  
 
A DANGEROUS THUNDERSTORM POSSIBLY PRODUCING A TORNADO IS LOCATED  
NEAR SEINE RIVER VILLAGE, MOVING EAST AT 60 KM/H. DAMAGING WINDS AND  
LARGE HAIL ARE ALSO POSSIBLE IN THE AREA.  
 
THIS DANGEROUS THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR:  
FLANDERS AROUND 10:25 PM EDT.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE:  
SEINE RIVER VILLAGE AND FLANDERS.  
 
THIS IS A DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE-THREATENING SITUATION. TAKE  
COVER IMMEDIATELY, IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES. IF YOU HEAR A  
ROARING SOUND OR SEE A FUNNEL CLOUD, SWIRLING DEBRIS NEAR THE  
GROUND, FLYING DEBRIS, OR ANY THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHING, TAKE  
SHELTER IMMEDIATELY.  
 
GO INDOORS TO A ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR, AWAY FROM OUTSIDE WALLS  
AND WINDOWS, SUCH AS A BASEMENT, BATHROOM, STAIRWELL OR INTERIOR  
CLOSET. LEAVE MOBILE HOMES, VEHICLES, TENTS, TRAILERS AND OTHER  
TEMPORARY OR FREE-STANDING SHELTER, AND MOVE TO A STRONG BUILDING IF  
YOU CAN. AS A LAST RESORT, LIE IN A LOW SPOT AND PROTECT YOUR HEAD  
FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 
LIGHTNING KILLS AND INJURES CANADIANS EVERY YEAR. REMEMBER, WHEN  
THUNDER ROARS, GO INDOORS(EXCLAMATION MARK)  
 
TORNADO WARNINGS ARE ISSUED WHEN IMMINENT OR OCCURRING THUNDERSTORMS  
ARE LIKELY TO PRODUCE OR ARE PRODUCING TORNADOES.  
 
THE OFFICE OF THE FIRE MARSHAL AND EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT RECOMMENDS  
THAT YOU TAKE COVER IMMEDIATELY IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES.  
 
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.  
 
FOR MORE INFORMATION:  
HTTP://WWW.EMERGENCYMANAGEMENTONTARIO.CA/ENGLISH/BEPREPARED/BEPREPARED.HTML.  
 
HTTP://WEATHER.GC.CA  
 
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