Environment Canada has issued a tornado warning for Atikokan, Shebandowan and Quetico Park

At 3:36 p.m. meteorologists were tracking a severe thunderstorm that could produce a tornado. The storm may also include damaging winds, large hail and locally intense rainfall.

This is a dangerous and potentially life-threatening situation. If you hear a roaring sound or see a funnel cloud, swirling debris near the ground, flying debris, or any threatening weather approaching, take shelter immediately.

Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!

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