Special weather statement calls for rain and wind in Niagara

Special weather statement calls for 15 to 25 mm of rain Saturday night into Sunday morning. Gusty winds Sunday.

Rain will begin Saturday evening and taper off Sunday morning. Rainfall amounts of 15 to 25 mm are expected by late Sunday morning.

Ponding of water on streets with blocked storm drains and in low lying areas is possible.

In addition, southwest winds gusting to 70 or 80 km/h will develop on Sunday and continue for much of the day.

The rain and wind are associated with a Colorado Low that will track through Northeastern Ontario on Sunday.