Environment Canada has issued a severe thunderstorm watch for the North Peace.

10:45 AM PDT Wednesday 10 August 2011
Severe thunderstorm watch for 
B.C. North Peace River issued

Severe thunderstorms are possible this afternoon and evening.

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.

Conditions are favourable for the development of thunderstorms this afternoon and evening. There is a possibility that some of these thunderstorms may become severe. The main threat from these storms are 15 to 20 mm hail, possible heavy downpours and brief damaging wind gusts.