June 17, 2017 1:53 pm
Updated: June 17, 2017 3:58 pm

Environment Canada ends tornado warning for London-Middlesex area

Clarke Road Secondary School in London, Ont. June 17,2017

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Environment Canada has ended all tornado warnings and severe thunderstorm warnings for London, and surrounding areas.

A severe thunderstorm watch is still in effect for London and much of southwestern Ontario as of 3:30 p.m. Saturday.

READ MORE: All tornado warnings for Toronto, GTA have ended

Meteorologists with the national weather agency were tracking a severe thunderstorm forecasters warned was capable of producing a tornado. Large hail had also been reported in some parts of the region.

READ MORE: Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for London

Environment Canada advises residents to take cover immediately if threatening weather approaches.

 

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