UPDATE: Environment Canada warns of torrential rains and damaging winds

Storm clouds are seen at the Vollmer Complex in LaSalle on July 16, 2019. Photo courtesy Emily Diotte.

Environment Canada has ended a severe thunderstorm warning and a tornado watch for Windsor and Essex County and Chatham-Kent.

Meteorologists had been tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing very strong wind gusts, up to nickel size hail and heavy rain.

It said with the storms, residents should expect torrential downpours, a lot of lightning, and wind gusts, some of which could reach 90 km/h.