Witnesses observed this tornado touch down at 5:15 pm near Calabogie, in Eastern Ontario, throwing a canoe and tearing the branches off of trees. Figure 1 depicts the surface observations at 2:00 pm, which shows an advancing cold front, situated over Lake Michigan.
According to Environment and Climate Change Canada (2018), an F0 tornado touched down at 5:15 pm EDT near Calabogie, ON. The path and width of the tornado was not documented by ECCC. The tornado caused no fatalities, injuries or property damage.
NWS Weather Prediction Center Surface Analysis Archive. (2017). Surface analysis 18Z Mon Jul 14 1997. Retrieved from: https://www.wpc.ncep.noaa.gov/archives/web_pages/sfc/sfc_archive.php
Environment and Climate Change Canada Data. (2018). Canadian National Tornado Database: Verified Events (1980-2009) – Public. Retrieved from: http://donnees.ec.gc.ca/data/weather/products/canadian-national-tornado-database-verified-events-1980-2009-public/