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UPDATE: Severe Thunderstorm Watch Ended For Fort McMurray and Surrounding Communities

Fort McMurray, AB, Canada / MIX 103.7

UPDATE: Environment Canada has ended the severe thunderstorm watch for Fort McMurray and surrounding communities.

Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm warning for the following communities:

  • Lac La Biche Co. near Wiau Winefred and Grist Lakes
  • R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Janvier South and Conklin

Meanwhile, a severe thunderstorm watch is in effect for the following communities.

  • Lac La Biche Co. near Crow Lake Prov. Park
  • Lac La Biche Co. near Wiau Winefred and Grist Lakes
  • R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Fort MacKay and Wallace Creek
  • R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Fort McMurray and Anzac
  • R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Gipsy Lake and Whitemud Falls
  • R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Grand Rapids Wildland Prov. Park
  • R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Janvier South and Conklin
  • R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Mariana Lake
  • R.M. of Wood Buffalo near Stony Mtn Prov. Park and Engstrom Lake

The weather agency says some of these thunderstorms will have the potential to become severe, producing golf ball size hail or perhaps even larger, as well as wind gusts of 100 km/h and up to 50 mm of rain.

 

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