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Keeseekoose I.R. 66-Ca-05, SK
Alerts in Effect
Severe Thunderstorm WatchIssued at 11:04 Friday 07 August 2020
Conditions are favourable for the development of severe thunderstorms that may be capable of producing strong wind gusts, large hail and heavy rain.
Thunderstorms continue late this morning in parts of southeastern Saskatchewan. As well, a cold front sweeping across the province will bring additional thunderstorms to the area later this afternoon. Some of these thunderstorms may become severe. The front and thunderstorms will move into Manitoba by evening.
Remember, severe thunderstorms can produce tornadoes.
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 SKstorm@canada.ca or tweet reports using #SKStorm.
Public Safety AlertIssued at 16:18 Tuesday 04 August 2020
Wash your hands often and if you are sick or symptomatic for COVID 19, stay home. For details on Phase 4.2 and all Phases of Re-Open Saskatchewan and the most recent updates on the provincial response to COVID 19 go to: Saskatchewan.ca/COVID19Description
Update for the Civil Emergency Alert issued by the Government of Saskatchewan. The state of emergency in Saskatchewan remains in effect.
UPDATE: for the week of August 4: the public is being reminded, as additional businesses, services and activities re-open during Phase 4.2, to always practice physical distancing of 2 metres when engaging with others.
During all Phases of Re-Open Saskatchewan all public health orders, are to be followed and applied in all public and private gatherings.
Province of SaskatchewanIssued By
SK Provincial Emergency Communications Centre