Wind warning issued for most of Southwestern Ontario

The federal weather agency is warning of

Special weather statements warning of powerful wind gusts have been issued for Halton, Wellington County, Waterloo Region and Brant County.

Trees were toppled and power lines downed in London Sunday afternoon as the sudden arrival of a cold front delivered wind gusts that topped 100 km/h. There is also the potential for "occasional" gusts topping 90 kilometres per hour, according to Environment Canada.

The city of Lethbridge and Waterton Lakes National Park were among the southern Alberta areas issued a warning.


Environment Canada advised drivers to be prepared for "changing road conditions" as a result of the strong winds. There may also be damages to buildings such as to roof shingles and windows.

Wind warnings are issued when there is a significant risk of damaging winds.

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