Alerts for: Hinton - Grande Cache

Warnings

8:47 PM MDT Thursday 24 July 2014
Rainfall warning in effect for:

  • M.D. of Greenview near Grande Cache Botten and Amundson
  • M.D. of Greenview near Kakwa Wildland Prov. Park and Nose Lake
  • Willmore Wilderness Park
  • Yellowhead Co. near Big Berland and the Wildhay River
  • Yellowhead Co. near Hinton and Obed Lake Prov. Park
  • Yellowhead Co. near William A. Switzer Prov. Park

Rain, at times heavy, is expected.

A low pressure system over Alberta will result in rain showers and thunderstorms tonight and Friday. Total rainfall amounts of 50 mm are forecast over Whitecourt, Grande Cache, Grande Prairie, and western sections of the Slave Lake region. Locally higher amounts near 75 mm may occur with embedded thunderstorms. The rain is expected to taper off Friday evening.

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

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.

Stay connected