SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING ISSUED For Fort St John BY ENVIRONMENT CANADA
BULLETIN ISSUED AT: 9.31 PM PDT FRIDAY 8 AUGUST 2008
RADAR AND SATELLITE INDICATE AN EAST TO WEST LINE OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS OVER NORTHERN PEACE REGION NORTH OF FORT ST JOHN IS MOVING NORTHWARDS. HEAVY SHOWERS, STRONG WIND GUSTS TO 90 KM/H AND POSSIBLE HAIL UP TO 10 MM CAN BE EXPECTED WITH THESE STORMS. SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS OVER SIMILKAMEEN HAVE DISSIPATED AND MOVED OUT OF THE REGION. THIS IS A WARNING THAT SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS ARE IMMINENT OR OCCURRING IN THESE REGIONS. REMEMBER SOME SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCE TORNADOES..LISTEN FOR UPDATED WARNINGS. NOTE..A SUMMARY OF ALL WARNINGS AND WATCHES FOR INTERIOR BRITISH COLUMBIA IS AVAILABLE IN THE WWCN13 CWVR BULLETIN ISSUED IMMEDIATELY FOLLOWING THIS BULLETIN. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST PUBLIC FORECASTS FOR FURTHER DETAILS. PLEASE REFER TO THE LATEST PUBLIC FORECASTS FOR FURTHER DETAILS. SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH FOR B.C. NORTH PEACE RIVER CONTINUED THIS IS AN ALERT TO THE POTENTIAL DEVELOPMENT OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WITH LARGE HAIL AND DAMAGING WINDS. MONITOR WEATHER CONDITIONS..LISTEN FOR UPDATED STATEMENTS. IF THREATENING WEATHER APPROACHES TAKE IMMEDIATE SAFETY PRECAUTIONS.
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