Tornado watch ends for Kitchener, Waterloo Region
Damaging winds, large hail, intense rainfall possible in southern Ontario
Environment Canada has downgraded its tornado watch to a severe thunderstorm warning for southern Ontario.
The agency had issued a tornado warning for Kitchener, Cambridge and the Region of Waterloo.
Around 7:30 p.m., meteorologists said they were "tracking a severe thunderstorm that is possibly producing a tornado."
A tornado had been reported in Hawkesville, moving east toward an area between Elmira and St. Jacobs.
This is the tornado producing storm. <a href="https://twitter.com/WaterlooWeather">@WaterlooWeather</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/bradrousseau">@bradrousseau</a> <a href="https://twitter.com/hashtag/onstorm?src=hash">#onstorm</a> <a href="https://t.co/YL29YdTH1V">pic.twitter.com/YL29YdTH1V</a>—@dcroutch
The sirens were going off in Elmira <a href="https://t.co/0UGdFLVMWH">pic.twitter.com/0UGdFLVMWH</a>—@kreynolds53