Environment Canada warns of strong winds, downpours and hail


A special  weather statement has been issued for the Niagara Region. 

Environment Canada warning of scattered thunderstorms that are expected to move eastward across portions of southwestern Ontario at times this afternoon and this evening.

A few of these storms may contain wind gusts of 80 km/h. 

Torrential downpours, frequent lightning, and hail will also be associated with some storms.