Hamilton residents should batten down the hatches on Friday (April 30) as the national weather agency has issued a special weather statement that warns of strong winds throughout the day
According to Environment Canada, chilly northwesterly winds are strengthening and gusts of 70 to 80 km/h are expected by late this morning or Friday afternoon across Southern Ontario.
“Strong winds will continue into the evening before gradually easing,” the weather statement said.
The strong winds will toss loose objects and may cause some tree branches to break. Isolated power outages are also possible.