Severe thunderstorm watch over Windsor-Essex

Rainfall in Chatham-Kent on July 19, 2020 (Photo by Matt Weverink)

There is a severe thunderstorm warning for Windsor, Essex County, and Leamington.

Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm that could bring the region very strong wind gusts, nickle-sized hail, and heavy rain.

Those wind gusts could be up to 90 km/h.

The agency warns residents strong wind gusts can cause property damage and tree damage. Large hail can also cause damage to property.