Special weather statement for Niagara

Environment Canada says significant rainfall is likely Sunday and Sunday night.

Rain associated with an approaching low pressure system is expected to move into the area Sunday morning.

The heaviest rain is expected later Sunday afternoon into early evening along with the risk of a thunderstorm.

Total rainfall amounts of 30 to 40 mm are likely, however higher rainfall amounts approaching 50 mm may be possible for locations that receive a thunderstorm.