Toronto To Be Hit By Heavy Rainfall That Could Cause Major Flooding
Environment Canada has issued a rainfall warning.
April showers are bringing even more showers in Toronto, which is expected to receive up to 70 mm of rain this weekend.
Environment Canada has issued a rainfall warning for Southern Ontario, with predictions that the storm will cause flooding in major locations (up to 90 mm). In Toronto, the ground is already oversaturated with rain water and Lake Ontario has risen to strikingly high water levels.
City crews are on high alert and are ready to be deployed for upcoming weekend. Residents are advised to inspect their home drainage systems to ensure they are debris-free ahead of the storm.