Alerts for: Brooks - Strathmore - Vulcan

Warnings

5:34 PM MDT Tuesday 27 June 2017
Severe thunderstorm warning in effect for:

  • Rocky View Co. near Chestermere Dalroy and Dalemead

At 5:34 p.m. MDT, Environment Canada meteorologists are tracking a severe thunderstorm capable of producing very strong wind gusts, up to toonie size hail and heavy rain.

This thunderstorm is located over Airdrie and is moving east-southeastward at 40 km/h and will affect northern portions of Calgary. Loonie size hail has been reported with this storm.

Heavy downpours can cause flash floods and water pooling on roads. 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.

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