In addition to the special weather statement already in effect for Toronto today, Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for the city as well.
According to the weather outlet, “Conditions are favourable for the development of dangerous thunderstorms that may be capable of producing damaging wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain.”
Wind gusts of up to 100 km/hr are also possible.
A high of 29°C is expected this afternoon in Toronto with a humidex value of 37°C.
One thing’s for certain, summer certainly isn’t going away quietly this year.