Conditions in the area are primed for a severe thunderstorm.
The storm watch covers the area of Dauphin, Russel, Roblin, and Winnipegosis.
The potential dangers of this storm could include the following:
- Toonie sized Hail
- Wind Gusts up to 100 km/h
- Rainfall of up to 50mm per hour
A reminder from the Government of Canada about the dangers presented by this storm.
"Lightning kills and injures Canadians every year. Remember, when thunder roars, go indoors!"
For more information and a map of the storm moving across the area, visit the Government of Canada's Weather Service.