232  
WFCN11 CWWG 182239  
TORNADO WARNING  
FOR SOUTHERN MANITOBA  
ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 5:39 P.M. CDT THURSDAY 18 JULY 2019.  
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TORNADO WARNING FOR:  
=NEW= R.M. OF GRAHAMDALE INCL. GYPSUMVILLE MOOSEHORN AND CAMPER  
=NEW= R.M. OF WEST INTERLAKE INCL. ERIKSDALE AND ASHERN.  
 
TORNADO WARNING - REPLACES SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR:  
R.M. OF GRAHAMDALE INCL. GYPSUMVILLE MOOSEHORN AND CAMPER  
R.M. OF WEST INTERLAKE INCL. ERIKSDALE AND ASHERN.  
 
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==DISCUSSION==  
 
UPDATED OR ENDED BY 6:38 P.M. CDT.  
 
AT 5:39 P.M. CDT, ENVIRONMENT CANADA METEOROLOGISTS ARE TRACKING A  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM THAT IS POSSIBLY PRODUCING A TORNADO. DAMAGING  
WINDS, LARGE HAIL AND LOCALLY INTENSE RAINFALL ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.  
 
THE THUNDERSTORM IS LOCATED NEAR HIGHWAY 6 BETWEEN CAMPER AND  
MULVIHILL AND IS MOVING EASTWARD. THERE HAS BEEN A BRIEF TORNADO  
REPORTED WITH THIS THUNDERSTORM, AND RADAR CONTINUES TO INDICATE  
ROTATION.  
 
THIS IS A DANGEROUS AND POTENTIALLY LIFE-THREATENING SITUATION. TAKE  
COVER IMMEDIATELY, IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES. IF YOU HEAR A  
ROARING SOUND OR SEE A FUNNEL CLOUD, SWIRLING DEBRIS NEAR THE  
GROUND, FLYING DEBRIS, OR ANY THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHING, TAKE  
SHELTER IMMEDIATELY.  
 
GO INDOORS TO A ROOM ON THE LOWEST FLOOR, AWAY FROM OUTSIDE WALLS  
AND WINDOWS, SUCH AS A BASEMENT, BATHROOM, STAIRWELL OR INTERIOR  
CLOSET. LEAVE MOBILE HOMES, VEHICLES, TENTS, TRAILERS AND OTHER  
TEMPORARY OR FREE-STANDING SHELTER, AND MOVE TO A STRONG BUILDING IF  
YOU CAN. AS A LAST RESORT, LIE IN A LOW SPOT AND PROTECT YOUR HEAD  
FROM FLYING DEBRIS.  
 
LIGHTNING KILLS AND INJURES CANADIANS EVERY YEAR. REMEMBER, WHEN  
THUNDER ROARS, GO INDOORS(EXCLAMATION MARK)  
 
TORNADO WARNINGS ARE ISSUED WHEN IMMINENT OR OCCURRING THUNDERSTORMS  
ARE LIKELY TO PRODUCE OR ARE PRODUCING TORNADOES.  
 
PLEASE CONTINUE TO MONITOR ALERTS AND FORECASTS ISSUED BY  
ENVIRONMENT CANADA. TO REPORT SEVERE WEATHER, SEND AN EMAIL TO  
MBSTORM(AT)CANADA.CA OR TWEET REPORTS USING (HASH)MBSTORM.  
 
HTTP://WEATHER.GC.CA  
 
END/PASPC  
 
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