Severe Thunderstorm Watch Issued
Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm for Stratford, Mitchell and southern Perth County.
The weather agency says meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing very strong wind gusts. The storm was moving towards New Hamburg, south of Stratford around 7:10pm, and is expected to reach Kitchener around 7:40pm.
The storm has the potential to produce large hail, damaging winds and torrential rainfall.
Residents are advised to take cover immediately if threatening weather approaches.