Thunderstorm Brings Intense Wind and Hail to Toronto

A severe thunderstorm in southern Ontario, Canada, produced heavy rain, hail, and strong wind gusts on Thursday, June 16.

A severe thunderstorm watch went into effect right before noon for the Toronto area. Hazards included nickel- to ping-pong-ball-sized hail and wind gusts up to 110 km/h (68 mph).

This footage shows the impact of the storm on a residential street in Toronto’s Scarborough district. Credit: Howard Bailey via Storyful

Video transcript

- This is what Toronto's weather looks like right now in Scarberia. Happily, I went and rode my biciclet earlier having seen the weather forecast.

This is what Toronto's weather looks like right now in Scarberia. Happily, I went and rode my biciclet earlier having seen the weather forecast.

This is what Toronto's weather looks like right now in Scarberia. Happily, I went and rode my biciclet earlier having seen the weather forecast.

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