Your Weather First: The Golden Horseshoe
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Severe Thunderstorm WatchIssued at 03:44 Friday 20 September 2019
Conditions are favourable for the development of dangerous thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts, damaging hail and heavy rain.
Thunderstorm activity will spread northeastwards across southeastern Saskatchewan into western Manitoba tonight. Some of these thunderstorms will likely be severe, capable of damaging hail, strong winds, and torrential rainfall.
The activity will weaken later Friday morning, but another round of severe thunderstorm activity will develop later in the day, potentially impacting far southeastern Saskatchewan into southern Manitoba.
Very large hail can damage property, break windows, dent vehicles and cause serious injury.
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 MBstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #MBStorm.