Heavy rainfall likely this weekend
A special weather statement is in effect for Chatham-Kent – Rondeau Park and Windsor – Leamington – Essex County.
Environment Canada says several rounds of rain are likely Saturday and Sunday across extreme Southwestern Ontario with the approach of a slow moving low pressure system. Occasional thunderstorms are likely.
Weather officials say temperatures may dip to near or just below the freezing mark for a period of time late Saturday into Sunday morning with a threat of freezing rain.
Total rainfall amounts in excess of 50 millimetres are likely before the rain tapers off late Sunday. Warnings may be required.