Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for Lunenburg County, N. S., on Saturday.The region may experience strong wind gusts, up to nickel-size hail and heavy rain.
According to the alert, which was issued at 5:36 pm TO Saturday, ” an intense storm in the New Germany area is drifting towards the south. ”
“This storm is to give intense lightning, torrential rains, wind gusts of 90 km/h or more and hailstones of 2 cm or more. The storm between Bridgewater and Mahone Bay has now weakened, ” Environment Canada said.
Environment Canada has indicated that the heavy rainfall can cause flooding and puddles of water on the roads. He also said “intense lightning” is also likely.