Alerts in Effect
Rainfall WarningIssued at 10:44 a.m. CST Saturday 23 August 2014
Rain has now moved into Southern Saskatchewan courtesy of a disturbance in Montana, with radar indicating the heaviest precipitation stretching from the Cypress Hills eastward to Coronach. Steady rain, heavy at times is expected to continue throughout the day and will gradually move northward...moving into Moose Jaw and Regina at some point in the afternoon. The rain is expected to continue tonight through Sunday, with total amounts in the areas covered by the warning of 30-50 mm with localized accumulations of 75 mm possible. Other areas of the province will see lesser amounts. Significant rainfall amounts are also possible for southeastern portions of the province near the Manitoba border. At this time this secondary area of heavy rain is expected to remain on the Manitoba side of the provincial boundary, However if the forecast track of this system shifts to the west rainfall warnings may be issued for these areas.Details
Localized flooding in low-lying areas is possible. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet reports to #SKStorm.