Environment Canada is forecasting 15 to 30 mm of rain to the Greater Toronto Area, with this weather system, there is a possibility of thundershowers which may result in 30-50 mm of rain in localized areas. This rainfall would result in higher than normal water levels and flows in our rivers and streams. While significant flooding is not expected at this time, the forecasted rainfall will cause high flows and water levels in Greater Toronto Area creeks and rivers, resulting in unsafe conditions.
Please exercise caution around all bodies of water. Please alert any children under your care of these dangerous conditions and supervise their activities.
This Water Safety Watershed Conditions Statement will be in effect through Friday, May 16, 2014.