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Heavy Rain Prompts A Special Weather Statement North Of Toronto

A special weather statement has been issued about the amount of rain that is going to fall today, particularly north of the GTA. Here is the statement from Environment Canada: Rainfall warning in effect for: Barrie, Collingwood, Hillsdale, Midland, Coldwater,

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Special Weather Statement Issued For Today

A special weather statement has been issued by Environment Canada, warning of strong winds and heavy rain. Here are the details: 7:04 AM EST Friday 06 November 2015 Special weather statement in effect: Sudden strong wind gusts and heavy showers

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The Latest Warnings From Environment Canada

Today is going to be a nasty day outside. What’s left of Hurricane Patricia is bearing downing on the GTA. It’s been raining since just after midnight. The heaviest is still to come. Environment Canada has issued a Rainfall Warning

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Special Weather Statement – Heavy Rain & High Winds

A special weather statement is in effect for southern-Ontario. What is left of Hurricane Patricia will produce high winds and very heavy rain. Thunderstorms are possible as well. Here is the special weather statement from Environment Canada. 5:57 AM EDT

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Hurricane Patricia Will Hit Mexico As A Category 5 Today

The U.S. National Hurricane Center is calling Hurricane Patricia a “record storm”.  Now a category 5 hurricane, Patricia is the strongest hurricane ever recorded in the Western hemisphere as it lumbers toward Mexico’s Pacific coast. Dave Roberts, a hurricane specialist at

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[Video] Royals’ Groundscrew Member Rolled By Tarp

The Royals vs Astros playoff game was delayed by rain in the top of the third inning last night.  While Houston was leading 3-1 at Kauffmann Stadium one unidentified grounds crew member was completely swallowed up by the tarp while it

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Mystery Drone Drops Cash In A Park

Mystery surrounds who was responsible for a drone which rained money down on families enjoying a picnic in the park event this week.  Children and adults scrambled to collect the bills as an estimated $100 was

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A Major Rain Storm Is On The Way

A special weather statement in effect for Toronto, The G.T.A., and most of Southern-Ontario: Wet weather ahead for Southern Ontario: A complex low pressure system is

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Dangerous Weather Possible For Toronto Today

Environment Canada is warning of possible severe weather for Toronto and the G.T.A. later today. Here is the special weather statement that they issued:

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Earth Day 2014

Today is Earth Day! We are being encouraged to assess our energy consumption and teach others to conserve.

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The History Of Shrove Tuesday

A lot of pancake will be served today. It’s Shrove Tuesday. Shrove Tuesday is the last day before Lent. The name Shrove comes from the word “shrive” which means to confess. On Shrove Tuesday in the Middle Ages, people used to

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The Weather Network's Spring Forecast

The Weather Network has released their spring outlook which forecasts weather trends for March, April and May. According to Chief meteorologist Chris Scott, March is going to be a tough weather month in Ontario. It will be occasionally snowy and

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Details On Today's Rain Storm

A rare, late winter, rain storm is going to pound Southern-Ontario today and a Rainfall Warning is in effect. Starting this afternoon The G.T.A. will get between 30-50mm of precipitation. The area between Hamilton and Niagara can expect the worst

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Big Storm Coming To Southern-Ontario

Environment Canada has issued a Special Weather Statement for Southern-Ontario and the GTA, warning of strong winds and large amounts of rain. Here is the statement from Environment Canada:

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April 12 Ice Storm Updates

Overnight the GTA got a lot of rain and freezing rain. The roads are either covered in water, or ice, or both. That is slowing things down on the highways. Go slow and give yourself lots of extra time. This

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