646  
WUCN11 CWWG 252008  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING  
FOR SOUTHERN MANITOBA  
ISSUED BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA  
AT 3:08 P.M. CDT SUNDAY 25 AUGUST 2019.  
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SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING FOR:  
=NEW= R.M. OF WALLACE-WOODWORTH INCL. VIRDEN ELKHORN AND KENTON.  
 
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==DISCUSSION==  
 
UPDATED OR ENDED BY 5:07 P.M. CDT.  
 
AT 3:08 P.M. CDT, ENVIRONMENT CANADA METEOROLOGISTS ARE TRACKING A  
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING VERY STRONG WIND GUSTS, UP  
TO NICKEL SIZE HAIL AND HEAVY RAIN.  
 
THIS SEVERE THUNDERSTORM IS CURRENTLY LOCATED NEAR KOLA AND IS  
TRACKING TO THE EAST AT 20 KM/H.  
 
HEAVY DOWNPOURS CAN CAUSE FLASH FLOODS AND WATER POOLING ON ROADS.  
LARGE HAIL CAN DAMAGE PROPERTY AND CAUSE INJURY. STRONG WIND GUSTS  
CAN TOSS LOOSE OBJECTS, DAMAGE WEAK BUILDINGS, BREAK BRANCHES OFF  
TREES AND OVERTURN LARGE VEHICLES. LIGHTNING KILLS AND INJURES  
CANADIANS EVERY YEAR. REMEMBER, WHEN THUNDER ROARS, GO  
INDOORS(EXCLAMATION MARK)  
 
SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNINGS ARE ISSUED WHEN IMMINENT OR OCCURRING  
THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY TO PRODUCE OR ARE PRODUCING 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(AT)CANADA.CA OR TWEET REPORTS USING (HASH)MBSTORM.  
 
HTTP://WEATHER.GC.CA  
 
END/PASPC  
 
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