Alerts for: Cypress Hills Provincial Park - Foremost

Watches

5:28 PM MDT Saturday 30 August 2014
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for:

  • Co. of Forty Mile near Aden and Kennedy Coulee
  • Co. of Forty Mile near Etzikom and Maleb
  • Co. of Forty Mile near Foremost
  • Co. of Forty Mile near Orion and Manyberries
  • Cypress Co. near Cypress Hills Prov. Park and Cressday
  • Cypress Co. near Onefour and Wild Horse

Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain.

Large hail can damage property and cause injury. Strong wind gusts can toss loose objects, damage weak buildings, break branches off trees and overturn large vehicles. Remember, severe thunderstorms can produce tornadoes. In Canada, lightning kills up to 10 people every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors.

Environment Canada meteorologists will update alerts as required. Please continue to monitor your local media or Weatheradio for further updates. If you would like to report severe weather, you can call 1-800-239-0484 or send an email to storm@ec.gc.ca or tweet reports to #ABStorm.

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