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Thunderstorms with up to 40 mm of rain expected starting this afternoon in Montreal

“Amounts could even exceed 50 mm in some thunderstorms within a few hours.”

Environment Canada has issued a special weather statement for Montreal, warning of thunderstorms and between 20 and 40 mm of rain starting Thursday afternoon and persisting until Friday morning.

“Rainfall amounts could even exceed 50 mm in some thunderstorms within a few hours. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding and ponding on the roads. Water-related activities may be unsafe due to violent and sudden gusts of wind over bodies of water. Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!”

Thunderstorms with up to 40 mm of rain expected starting this afternoon in Montreal

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