Twister watch issued for west-central Manitoba

A twister watch is in impact for components of west-central Manitoba, and Setting Canada is urging folks be ready for the worst. 

“It is a harmful and probably life-threatening state of affairs,” the climate company stated Saturday.

Extreme thunderstorms are anticipated to develop which may produce tornadoes in addition to golf ball-sized hail and powerful wind gusts.

The twister watch is in impact for the next areas: 

  • Dauphin, Russell, Roblin and Winnipegosis.
  • Minnedosa and Using Mountain Nationwide Park.
  • Ste. Rose, McCreary, Alonsa and Gladstone.
  • Swan River, Duck Mountain and Porcupine Provincial Forest.
  • Arborg, Hecla, Fisher River, Gypsumville and Ashern.
  • Grand Rapids and Waterhen.

Folks in these areas ought to take cowl instantly if threatening climate approaches, Setting Canada says.

A excessive threat that extreme thunderstorms will develop over southern MB Saturday afternoon. All types of extreme climate will probably be doable with these storms.

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