Severe Storms Rip Through Quebec

Posted by Kyle Brookings on Tuesday, July 3, 2018
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On Monday a cold front swept across Quebec bringing strong wind gusts to some areas that caused some trees to be damaged or even uprooted.

At the same time there was oppressive heat across much of the province.

Here is a summary of weather events from Environment Canada. 

Wind Gusts:
  • Normandin, from 4pm to 5pm, 105 km/h
  • Roberval, from 4pm to 5pm, 139 km/h
  • La Grande-4, from 2pm to 4pm, 104 km/h

Humidex Values
  • Montreal area: near 45 
  • Vaudreuil - Soulanges - Huntingdon: near 45 
  • Richelieu Valley - Saint-Hyacinthe: 43 to 45 
  • Lanaudière: near 44 
  • Lachute - Saint-Jérôme: near 44 
  • Laurentians: near 44 
  • Mont-Tremblant park - Saint-Michel-des-Saints: 40 
  • Mont-Laurier: 40 to 42 
  • Upper Gatineau: 40 to 43 
  • Eastern Townships: 40 to 45 
  • Beauce: near 42 
  • Drummondville - Bois-Francs: 43 to 46 
  • Mauricie: 43 to 45 
  • Quebec City area: 43 to 46 
  • Lac Edouard - La Tuque: 40 to 43 
  • Saguenay - Lac-St-Jean: 40 to 43 
  • Kamouraska - Rivière-du-Loup - Trois-Pistoles: 41 to 46 
  • Témiscouata: near 40 
  • Rimouski - Mont-Joli: near 42
Based on EC Data



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