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Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for the Kawarthas and Peterborough

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Environment Canada has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Watch for the Kawartha’s and Peterborough.

Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts and large hail according to Environment Canada.

Scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop and move eastward across parts of the regions this afternoon. Some of these storms may contain wind gusts of 90 km/h, hail of 2 to 4 cm, torrential downpours and frequent lightning.

Be prepared and “when it roars, go indoors”

Pamela Vanmeerhttps://www.kawartha411.ca/
Pamela VanMeer is a two time winner of the prestigious Radio Television Digital News Association (RTDNA) Award. Her investigative reports on abuse in Long Term Care Homes garnered international attention for the issue and won the Ron Laidlaw Award. She is a former reporter and anchor at CHEX News, now Global Peterborough and helped launch the New CHEX Daily, a daily half hour talk show. While at CHCH News in Hamilton she covered some of the biggest news stories of the day.

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