Severe thunderstorm watch issued for Fort Nelson

Fort Nelson
4:25 AM PDT Wednesday 14 August 2013
Severe thunderstorm watch for 
Fort Nelson issued

Risk of very heavy downpours from isolated thunderstorms today.

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.

The airmass remains moist and very unstable today over the Fort Nelson region. Isolated thunderstorms that develop with daytime heating will be slow moving. Consequently, rainfall amounts from these storms could potentially reach 25 mm within a short period of time. 

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Erica is a reporter for Moose FM and energeticcity.ca in Fort St. John, B.C. She grew up in Victoria, B.C. and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec.