Alerts for: Hanna - Coronation - Oyen

Warnings

8:19 PM MDT Sunday 23 July 2017
Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for:

  • Co. of Paintearth near Brownfield
  • Co. of Paintearth near Coronation and Throne
  • M.D. of Provost near Bodo
  • S.A. 2 near Spondin and Scapa
  • S.A. 4 near Hemaruka Wiste and Monitor Creek
  • S.A. 4 near Kirriemuir and Compeer
  • S.A. 4 near Veteran and Consort

At 8:19 p.m. MDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a line of severe thunderstorms capable of producing very strong wind gusts, up to nickel size hail and heavy rain.

A line of thunderstorms extends from 10 kilometres east of Hardisty to Spondin and is moving east at 50 km/h. This line of thunderstorms has had the history of producing up to golf ball sized hail.

Take cover immediately, if threatening weather approaches. Large hail can damage property and cause injury. Remember, severe thunderstorms can produce tornadoes. Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!

Severe thunderstorm warnings are issued when imminent or occurring thunderstorms are likely to produce or are producing one or more of the following: large hail, damaging winds, torrential rainfall.

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

 

8:19 PM MDT Sunday 23 July 2017
Severe thunderstorm warning ended for:

  • Co. of Paintearth near Castor and Fleet
 

7:39 PM MDT Sunday 23 July 2017
Severe thunderstorm warning ended for:

  • Co. of Paintearth near Brownfield
  • Co. of Paintearth near Castor and Fleet
  • Co. of Paintearth near Coronation and Throne
 

Watches

6:09 PM MDT Sunday 23 July 2017
Severe thunderstorm watch in effect for:

  • Co. of Paintearth near Brownfield
  • Co. of Paintearth near Castor and Fleet
  • Co. of Paintearth near Coronation and Throne
  • M.D. of Acadia including Acadia Valley
  • M.D. of Provost near Bodo
  • S.A. 2 near Cessford Wardlow and Pollockville
  • S.A. 2 near Hanna and Richdale
  • S.A. 2 near Spondin and Scapa
  • S.A. 2 near Sunnynook
  • S.A. 3 near Big Stone Cappon and Gold Spur
  • S.A. 3 near Oyen and Cereal
  • S.A. 3 near Sedalia and New Brigden
  • S.A. 3 near Sibbald and Esther
  • S.A. 3 near Youngstown
  • S.A. 4 near Hemaruka Wiste and Monitor Creek
  • S.A. 4 near Kirriemuir and Compeer
  • S.A. 4 near Veteran and Consort

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

Thunderstorms continue to form this evening. Some of these thunderstorms may become severe.

Very large hail can damage property, break windows, dent vehicles and cause serious 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. Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!

Severe thunderstorm watches are issued when atmospheric conditions are favourable for the development of thunderstorms that could produce one or more of the following: large hail, damaging winds, torrential rainfall.

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

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