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Strong wind gusts expected Wednesday afternoon

Waterloo-Wellington under special weather alert for Wednesday
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Strong winds are expected Wednesday afternoon into Wednesday night as a cold front makes its way across southern Ontario.
  
A special weather statement from Environment Canada says trong westerly winds gusting up to 70 km/h or 80 km/h are forecast to develop Wednesday afternoon into Wednesday evening in the wake of strong cold front.  

The strongest winds are expected near the shorelines of Lake Erie, Lake Huron and Georgian Bay, where wind gusts up to 90 km/h may occur.

The strong winds are expected to ease Wednesday night.

Please continue to monitor alerts and forecasts issued by Environment Canada. To report severe weather, send an email to ONstorm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports using #ONStorm.